Armed man robs Knoxville convenience store

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT)--Just after 6pm Thursday night a man carrying a hand gun walked into the Cruze Market and Deli on Asheville Highway.

He threatened the clerk, grabbed the cash out of the register and took off.

Police say the robber is about 6 feet tall, 160 pounds, around 40 years old, with spiked black hair, and gray unshaven facial hair. He was wearing a black t-shirt, blue jeans and had several tattoos.

If you have any information call the KCSO at 215-2243.


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  • by Shundrika Location: Knoxville on Oct 28, 2011 at 10:35 AM
    Would it be so terrible to state the race of this armed robber? I'm sure the clerk knew whether he was black/white, etc. These news stories are pretty terrible anymore about including important information. I am not going to read these anymore. What's the point??!
  • by racer dave Location: knox on Oct 28, 2011 at 06:13 AM
    no pictures?

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