MT. JULIET, Tenn. (WKRN) – An armed suspect was apprehended in Mt. Juliet Monday evening and police are currently searching for a second suspect also believed to be armed.
According to police, officers went to the area of Pleasant Grove Road near Old Pleasant Grove Road at around 7:30 p.m. after a witness reported four people arguing. Two people were reportedly armed with handguns and were running from the scene.
As officers approached the area, they saw the two suspects running through Glass Creek Apartments and chased after them. One of the suspects was apprehended and armed with two handguns, according to police.
Investigators said they also found a third handgun inside a black shoulder bag.
The second suspect, who police said is likely armed, is described as a teenager with dread-style hair wearing a white Calvin Klein shirt, black pants, and carrying a black shoulder bag.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Mt. Juliet Police Department at 615-754-2550. Information can also be given anonymously by calling 615-754-8477 or via the police department’s website.
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