Police: Bounty hunter shot in south Nashville

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police confirm a bounty hunter was shot Friday morning at the Arbors of Brentwood apartments in South Nashville. 

Police say the bounty hunter was trying to pick up a man wanted for misdemeanor warrants. The man had a friend over at the time. Police say the wanted man’s friend shot the bounty hunter, whom he thought was a robber.  

The bounty hunter had non-life-threatening injuries. Police say they don’t plan on pressing charges.  

During the incident, the wanted man ran into the woods. Police continued to search for him Friday evening.  

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