NASHVILLE, TN Nov 6 2016
Police swarmed a Walmart in south Nashville after an off-duty police officer stepped in to confront some robbers.
Investigators said the officer was working as a security guard at the Walmart on Nolensville Pike near Harding Place.
He saw three men robbing a man who was sleeping in his car in the parking lot at and came outside to help at around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday.
The off-duty officer was able to hold two of the robbers at gunpoint. The third suspect, who was wearing camouflage and wielding a samurai sword, ran away but was found nearby.
The victim identified all three of the men, who will be charged with aggravated robbery.
No one was injured during the robbery.