Early Morning Armed Robbery In West Knoxville

By: Nick Bona
By: Nick Bona

Knoxville (WVLT) -- Police are investigating an armed robbery early Saturday morning in West Knoxville.

At around 4:00 AM, a man walked into the Favorite Market at 7301 Middlebrook Pike, pointed a gun at the clerk and demanded money from the register.

The clerk handed it over and the robber left on foot down Francis Road.

Knoxville police searched the area and were unable to find him.

He is described as a black male who was wearing black pants, a blue windbreaker and had a black stocking pulled over his eyes.

If you have any information on robbery, please call the KPD tip line at 865-215-7000

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