NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A vehicle theft suspect was shot by an armed citizen before he stopped along Interstate 40 in Nashville early Friday morning.
The vehicle came to rest in the westbound lanes of I-40 near the Donelson Pike exit around 6 a.m.
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Metro Police reported the vehicle was stolen from north downtown Nashville and an armed citizen intervened and shot the suspect, who was hit in the thigh.
The suspect stopped the car on the highway and the police arrived to find him with a gunshot wound. He was taken to an area hospital for medical treatment.
No additional information was immediately released.
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