Armed robber hits Knoxville pharmacy

Armed robber hits Knoxville pharmacy


KNOXVILLE (WATE) - A petite woman wielding a handgun robbed a Walgreens in Knoxville early Tuesday morning.

Knoxville police say the robber entered the store at 121 N. Northshore Drive just before 2:30 a.m. and demanded money from the clerk.

The unidentified suspect then fled with a small amount of cash.

No one was injured.

Police are looking for a white female, 20-30 years of age. She is about five-feet tall and weighs 90 lbs.

Witnesses says the woman was wearing a dark hoodie sweatshirt with oversized/baggy blue jeans and a cap

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to contact the Knoxville Police Department's crime information line at (865) 215-7212. Callers can remain anonymous.

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