Knoxville Police looking for armed robbery suspect

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Police are looking for a suspect they say robbed a person at gunpoint on South Gay Street in downtown Knoxville.

It happened just after 7:15 AM Friday.

Officers say the victim reported he had parked his vehicle and was walking to his business when he was approached by two suspects, a black male and a white female, asking for money.

When the victim refused the suspects displayed a handgun and robbed the victim.

The suspects then fled in a vehicle. No description was given.


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