Feds Searching for Repeat Knoxville Bank Robber

KNOXVILLE, Tenn (WVLT) Knoxville police and the FBI need your help finding a bank robber who they believe struck today for the second time.

The FBI says the robber walked into the Citizens National Bank inside the Food City on Morrell Road today around 1:30 p.m.

The FBI says gave the teller a note demanding money and threatened he had a gun.

Cops say the robber's a white man, 20-30 years old.

He's described as 5'9" tall, with a medium build.

He was wearing a dark ball cap with electrical tape covering the emblem on the cap, sunglasses, a blue and white checked flannel shirt, and blue jeans.

The robber is believed to be the same man who robbed the nearby BB&T Bank on Northshore Drive on November 9th of this year.

If you have information the KPD Tipline at (865) 215-7212.

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