Crimetracker: Police search for armed robber

By: Hunter Nark Email
By: Hunter Nark Email

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Police are looking for a man who held up the Wendy's at 8305 Kingston Pike just before 9:30 Thursday night.

The restaurant manager said the man entered through the unlocked rear door of the store, went into the office and flashed a black handgun.
The man demanded money, hit the manager on the right side of her face then ran away.

He's described as a black male, 5'11", short dark hair, black mask over his face, oversized white t-shirt, and dark colored pants.


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