Knoxville police look for suspect in Dollar General robbery

Knoxville police look for suspect in Dollar General robbery

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KNOXVILLE (WATE) - Knoxville police are looking for the man who robbed an area dollar store on Wednesday night.

Police spokesperson Darrell DeBusk said the suspect entered the Dollar General on North Broadway around 9:11 p.m.

According to police reports, the man showed the clerk a small handgun and took money from the cash register.

He then fled the store on foot.

A witness said the suspect is a white male, approximately 5'7" to 5'8" in height and weighing about 180-190 lbs.

During the crime, he was seen wearing a gray sweater with a design on the front and blue jeans.

Anyone with information should call Knoxville police at (865) 215-7212.
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