KNOXVILLE (WVLT) -- According to the Knoxville Police Department, one person attempted to rob a Knoxville grocery store on Saturday morning.
The incident occurred around 7:30 a.m. at the Food City on the 1900 block of Western Avenue.
The suspect approached a Food City employee acting like he had a weapon. He forced her to try to open the safe but she could not because it was on a time lock.
The suspect successfully took some money from the store, but as he left, two Food City employees detained him.
Suspect in now in KPD custody.