NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — The attempted robbery suspect shot last week at an ATM in Antioch has been released from a hospital and booked into the Metro jail.
The shooting happened around 9:45 p.m. on July 30 at a US Bank ATM near the Global Mall at the Crossings.
According to an arrest affidavit, a 25-year-old man was attempting to withdraw money from the ATM, when he was approached by Kenneth Cathey, 19, who was holding a gun and had his face covered.
When the 25-year-old saw the teenager’s gun, he told officers he pulled out his own gun and fired multiple times, hitting and wounding the would-be robber.
Cathey was located in a nearby parking lot and was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center for treatment of critical injuries.
He was released from the hospital Tuesday and booked into the Metro jail on a charge of attempted aggravated robbery.
Cathey’s bond was set at $75,000.