Hendersonville police searching for second suspect after robbery during firearm sale

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HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) —  Police are working to find a second suspect after an armed robbery during a reported firearm sale in Hendersonville. 

According to police, two people were in a parking lot on East Main Street for a firearms sale they had arranged online. During the sale, two suspects pulled a gun on the victims, took a firearm from them, and fled the area. 

Hendersonville Detectives identified and located one of the suspects, 18-year-old Malik Nelson from Nashville. He was charged with aggravated robbery and was booked into the Sumner County jail on a $15,000 bond.  

Police report the suspects were driving a tan Chevy Tahoe at the time of the crime and they are searching for a second suspect who appeared to be a juvenile.  

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call Hendersonville Police at (615) 264-5303 or Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at (615) 594-4113. 

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