Knoxville police searching for alleged Weigel’s robber

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Knoxville police investigators are searching for a person who robbed a Weigel’s location Monday night.

According to the Knoxville Police Department, an unknown male robbed the Weigel’s store on Cherry Street around 10:30 p.m. on Dec. 9.

Police say “the black male suspect brandished a black semi-automatic handgun and fled the store on foot.”

The man ran toward Cherry Street and Interstate 40, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911.


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