LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT: Strong to severe storms are possible this afternoon with gusty winds near 40 mph and 1" hail. Localized flooding is also a concern as over an inch of rain is possible in places today.
Knox County (WVLT) -- The Knox County Sheriff's Department is working with the FBI to solve a late Saturday morning bank robbery.
It happened around 11:00 AM at the First Tennessee Bank at 11685 Parkside Drive near Campbell Station Road.
The Sheriffs department says a woman with her face partially hidden by a blue fleece jacket walked into the bank and showed the teller a note.
She didn't show a weapon, but she kept her hand in her pocket while demanding the money.
An undisclosed amount of cash was handed over.
The robbery then went to a nearby Weigels and got into a silver Ford Focus with a white male.
The woman is described as 5'5 about 140 lbs with long dirty blond hair tied up in a pony tail.
We will continue to bring you the latest on this story as it develops
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.