Crimetracker: Arrests made in West Knoxville ATM robbery case

By: local8news.com staff
By: local8news.com staff
Elijah Crosswhite

Elijah Crosswhite

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Two arrests has been made in the investigation involving a man who was forced to withdraw money at gunpoint.

It happened on January 13 at the the Bank of America on Kingston Pike near Cedar Bluff Road in West Knoxville.

According to warrants, 19-year-old Elijah Crosswhite and 17-year-old Cameron Lee approached the victim's vehicle at the Dollar General on Executive Park Drive.

They got into the car and demanded him to drive them to the ATM and withdraw $300.

After getting the cash, police say the victim told them the two men took off in a Blue Ford Explorer.

The victim had his 16 month old son in the car during the crime.

Both men are now charged with Aggravated Robbery, Aggravated Kidnapping, and Especially Aggravated Kidnapping.

Crosswhite has a criminal history that includes burglary and robbery.


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