Masked man robs West Knoxville cash advance store

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A man in a mask robbed Cash Express at 8373 Kingston Pike on Monday evening.

An employee told police the man came in just after 5 p.m., pointed a black handgun at her and demanded money from the register. After she gave him the money, he fled through the front door and left in a blue Honda CRV with a temporary tag.

The man is described as a white male around 5 feet 6 to 5 feet 8 with a thin build. He was wearing a black mask and black T-shirt with a blue long-sleeve shirt underneath.

No one was injured.

Anyone who witnessed the robbery, saw a vehicle in the area matching the description, or has information on the possible suspect should call (865) 215-7212. Callers can remain anonymous.

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