Police said the father fought back, grabbing the gun from the would-be robber and turning it against him.
“He was able to wrestle a weapon away from him and use it against his attacker,” Smyrna police spokesman Sgt. Louis Defense told the news station.
Multiple shots were fired inside the apartment, but none of the family members were struck, Channel 2 reported. Brooks-Webb was injured in the shooting and subsequently arrested. He will be taken to jail after he is released from the hospital.
Police said that Brooks-Webb and his victims likely knew each other, but investigators are still searching for a second suspect involved in the robbery.
A description of that second suspect has not been released.
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