‘Bump and rob’ turns into shootout in Bellevue


Metro police are investigating after a “bump and rob” turned into a shootout in Bellevue early Wednesday morning. 

It happened just after midnight on General George Patton Road.  

Metro police said the suspect drove a vehicle into the victim’s and robbed her of her purse. 

During the robbery, gunfire was exchanged between the suspect and the victim, according to Metro police. 

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No one was injured and no damage was reported.  

The suspects were described by Metro police as young, black men, possibly teenagers, in a black sedan.  

The investigation is ongoing and no additional information was released. 

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME.  

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