Crimetracker: CVS robbed at knifepoint

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - Knoxville police are looking for the person who robbed the CVS Pharmacy off Chapman Highway around 8:45 p.m. Wednesday.

Witnesses say a man walked in and asked to get a prescription filled.

He then jumped the counter and pulled out a knife.

The suspect got away with a some pills.

If you know anything about this robbery, call police.

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