Northwest Knoxville credit union robbed

Northwest Knoxville credit union robbed

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Dispatchers say the robbery was reported just after 4:00 p.m. at Enrichment Federal Credit Union, 5201 Schubert Road. Dispatchers say the robbery was reported just after 4:00 p.m. at Enrichment Federal Credit Union, 5201 Schubert Road.
The suspect is described as a white man in his late 30s to early 40s, weighing around 300 pounds, and standing about 6 feet tall. (source: FBI) The suspect is described as a white man in his late 30s to early 40s, weighing around 300 pounds, and standing about 6 feet tall. (source: FBI)
He was reportedly wearing a dark T-shirt, blue jeans, and a tan ball cap over a long brown wig. He also had an unshaven face with a goatee. (source: FBI) He was reportedly wearing a dark T-shirt, blue jeans, and a tan ball cap over a long brown wig. He also had an unshaven face with a goatee. (source: FBI)

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - A credit union in Northwest Knoxville was robbed Tuesday afternoon, and police are searching for the suspect.

The Knoxville Division of the FBI says a man entered the Enrichment Federal Credit Union, 5201 Schubert Road, around 4:00 p.m. and gave a note to employees.

After getting an undetermined amount of cash, he ran in the direction of the nearby McDonald's.

The suspect is described as a white man in his late 30s to early 40s, weighing around 300 pounds, and standing about 6 feet tall.

He was reportedly wearing a dark T-shirt, blue jeans, and a tan ball cap over a long brown wig. He also had an unshaven face with a goatee.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Knoxville FBI at (865) 544-0751, or the Knoxville Police Department at (865) 215-7212.  A reward is being offered for information that leads to the suspect's arrest.

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