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Crimetracker: Armed robber hits Knoxville restaurant

By: Hunter Nark Email
By: Hunter Nark Email

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Knoxville police are looking for an armed robber who held up a sandwich shop.

The man went into the Subway at 4803 N. Broadway at about 8 p.m. Wednesday. Police say he pointed a gun at an employee and demanded money.

Witnesses describe the suspect as a white male, 5'8" 175 lbs. He was wearing a black hooded jacket and blue jeans. Officers say he was last seen running from the store towards Adair Dr.

One customer was inside the restaurant at the time of the robbery. No one was hurt.


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