Malik Nelson

HENDERSONVILLE, TN (WSMV) - An arranged meeting turned into a robbery on Sunday after two victims were robbed while trying to purchase a gun from another person in the middle of the afternoon. 

Police say the two victims arranged to meet someone in the lot of a business on East Main Street to purchase a gun. During the transaction, the suspects pulled guns on the victims, took their weapon, and fled. 

Officers arrested 18-year-old Malik Nelson and booked him into the Sumner County Jail on a $15,000 bond, charged with aggravated robbery. The second suspect is believed to be a juvenile and is still on the run. They left the scene in a tan Chevy Tahoe. 

If you have any information, call Crime Stoppers at (615) 594-4113. You may also submit tips through the P3 Tips app. 

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