Tennessee Escapee

By: Sarah Goebel
By: Sarah Goebel

A suspect who fled a Nashville Hospital is believed to be headed toward Kentucky.
Gary Johnson was in police custody at Metro General Hospital.
Johnson was being treated for a taser shock given by police Tuesday night when he was arrested on kidnapping charges.
Police Spokesman Don Aaron says Johnson attacked the Deputy guarding his room... wrestled her to the floor and took her pistol.
The Deputy was treated for minor injuries.
Police say Johnson was last suspected of carjacking the driver of a red Ford Mustang north of Nashville.
He was believed to be driving north on I-65 toward Kentucky.


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