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Knox Co. deputies search for armed robber

The Knox County Sheriff's Office needs help tracking down an armed robber.

Officers said the man shown in the pictures walked into Lee's Food Market on Rutledge Pike just before midnight Wednesday. The man pointed a gun at the clerk and demanded cash from the register.

The clerk told investigators that the man ran from the store on Old Rutledge Pike. No one was hurt in the robbery.

The suspect is about 25 to 30 years ago, weighs 200 to 225 pounds. He was wearing a dark-hooded jacket, sunglasses, and a bandana over his face at the time of the robbery.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Knox County Sheriff's Office at 215-2243.


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