Police searching for Nixon's Deli robber

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Police are searching for the man who robbed the Nixon's Deli in north Knoxville late Wednesday night.

Shortly before 9:30 p.m., officers were called to the restaurant, 508 Merchant's Drive. They were told a man in a brown flannel coat and a black hoodie robbed the deli at knife point. After getting a small amount of cash, the suspect took off on foot.

No one was hurt in the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Knoxville Police Dept.'s crime information line at 865-215-7212.


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