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Man, Woman Robbed at Gunpoint in Opry Mills Parking Lot

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. - A 19-year-old robbed two people at gunpoint in the Opry Mills parking lot.

Metro police say Dallas Parker on Saturday pulled a handgun on a woman for her purse after he forcibly tried to take it from her. He then demanded the male victims belongings. Both complied.

A witness and the female victim went for help when Parker walked away. The male victim kept and eye on Parker.

Police took Parker into custody for aggravated robbery following a brief foot chase. The victims positively identified him.

The stolen purse and gun used in the incident were recovered. Parker is being held on $285,000.

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