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Tennessee Uber driver shoots man who fired at him and his passenger, police say

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One of Tennessee’s Uber-driver shot a man who fired a gun at him and his passenger on Wednesday night, police said.

The Uber driver told the police that he drove his car into a Nashville liquor store and, once there, the passenger was holding the door open for a male, later identified as Jason John, Jr., that, to him, an ‘ let’s have a look,” according to The Metropolitan Nashville Police Department.

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The police have said to John, followed by the Uber driver and the passenger to a nearby street, and when the driver stopped to let off a passenger, His shot from about 10 feet away.

The Uber driver then, reportedly, the fire, the eye-catching John’s, which is located on the foot and then got a ride to a local hospital where he was treated for injuries to his chest and arm, and, WKRN-TV reported, citing the sworn statements.

Sworn statements-allegedly told His first lie about what had happened, but later admitted that he was “well respected” in the liquor store, so he was the Uber, and then opened fire.

The Uber driver and his passenger were not hit by the gunfire, police said.

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John, 18, left the 2014 Nissan Pathfinder was reported stolen, police said.

Johns has been charged with aggravated assault, and robbery.

The police said, was convicted for theft when he was 15, and was charged last year with aggravated theft after he admitted to stealing a woman’s car at gunpoint outside an apartment complex in Hermitage, Tenn., that is, it is about twenty minutes away from Nashville.

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