June 07, 2017, approximately 0004 hrs., suspicious activity on West Main St. led to a vehicle registration check which returned stolen for a 2010 Toyota Corolla. This vehicle is believed to have been stolen in a robbery in Metro Nashville, May 31, 2017. The vehicle travelled to a dead end business district on Molly Walton Dr. with the occupants abandoning the vehicle and fleeing on foot through a wooded area and across SR 386 to a nearby neighborhood. This same date at approximately 0040 hrs., HPD received a report of a carjacking on Chipwood Dr. Four black male suspects, at least one believed to have a gun, approached a male victim as he had returned home from work. His phone and vehicle were stolen from him. No injuries reported. The suspects then fled in the newly stolen vehicle to Nashville. Discovery of multiple auto burglaries in the area lead investigators to believe the suspects were trying to locate a vehicle containing keys when they observed the carjacking victim arriving to his home.
As of 0246 hrs., the stolen vehicle was reportedly seen in the Whites Creek Pk. area of Nashville. It is a gray Honda Civic 4 door, TN license plate 0D37K3.
Additional information will be released when available. Investigation remains active. Detective Chris Gagnon, complaint number 17003956. Anyone with information regarding this or other crime is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400. Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.