Robber gets violent at Knoxville convenient store

Robber gets violent at Knoxville convenient store


KNOXVILLE (WATE) - Knoxville police are looking for the armed robber who got violent during a hold up.

According to police the suspect hit the Indu Sai convenient store on Whittle Springs Road just after 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Police said the suspect, armed with a small black gun, shoved a worker. Then he pointed the gun at the other employees telling them not to move or he'd shoot.

The suspect ordered them to open the register. He grabbed some money and ran off toward Washington Pike.

If you have any information, call KPD at 865-215-7212.

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