Detectives release more pictures of CVS robbery suspect | UPDATE

By: WVLT staff Email
By: WVLT staff Email

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Detectives with the Knox County Sheriff’s Office have released additional photos of the man who robbed the CVS pharmacy located at 417 East Emory Road around 11:17 p.m. on Sunday. According to the initial investigation, a white male entered the store and demanded narcotics from a pharmacy employee. After receiving the medication, the suspect fled the store in an unknown direction.

The suspect is described as a white male with brown hair and a scraggly beard, approximately 25-30-years old, 5’8”-6’, and 180-200 pounds. He was wearing a white t-shirt, blue shorts, and a grey and white ball cap with a power T on the front at the time of the robbery.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the KCSO Major Crimes Unit at (865) 215-2243.

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Detectives with the Knox County Sheriff's Office are looking for a man who they say robbed the CVS pharmacy at 417 East Emory Road around 11:17 p.m. on Sunday.

According to an initial investigation, a man entered the store and demanded narcotics from a pharmacy employee, grabbed the pills and fled on foot.

The suspect is described as a white male with brown hair and a scraggly beard, approximately 25-30 years old, 5'8" to 6' and 180 to 200 pounds. He was wearing a white t-shirt, blue shorts and a grey and white ball cap with a Power T on the front.

Anyone with information is asked to call KCSO major crimes at 865-215-2243.

Correction: An earlier version of this story read 1:17 p.m. Sunday.


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