FBI: Man in fake beard robs East Knox County bank

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The FBI is searching for a man who robbed an East Knox County bank on Monday afternoon.

Agents say around 12:20 p.m., the suspect handed a note to the teller at SunTrust Bank, 244 Andrew Johnson Highway. After obtaining the cash, he ran off.

He is described as a white male around 5-feet-6 with a small build. He was wearing sunglasses, a fake beard and a hoodie.

Anyone with information should call the Knoxville FBI office at (865) 544-0751 or the Knox County Sheriff’s Office at (865) 215-2243.

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