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Man walking down street robbed at gunpoint for groceries

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NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

A Nashville man was walking home from the grocery store on Thursday when police said an armed robber pulled two guns on him.

The incident occurred in 1600 block of 14th Avenue North.

According to the police report, the robber demanded to know what was in the grocery bag.

The victim said all he had was some meat and drinks.

While aiming two pistols, the robber told him to set the bag down and walk away.

The victim complied and when he got to a safe place called 911 and gave a description of robber.

Police developed a suspect from a photo lineup and identified him as 32-year-old Marlin Williamson.

Investigators said Williamson used to live close to the victim. He is charged with aggravated robbery and being held on $50,000 bond.

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