Knox County deputies search for armed robber | News
Knox County deputies are searching for an armed robbery suspect accused of robbing an east Knox County store early Monday morning.
The store's clerk told deputies that a man came into Lee's Food Mart on Rutledge Pike, showed a firearm, and demanded money. He then ran out of the store with an undisclosed amount of cash, heading east through the parking lot.
The suspect is about 5'7" tall, weighs 150 to 170 pounds. He was armed with a black, semi-automatic pistol, wearing a black hoodie, ski mask, jeans, and black shoes.
Anyone with information should call the Knox County Sheriff's Office at 865-215-2461.