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Bristol, TN Police search for armed robbery suspect

Published On: Oct 13 2012 08:36:07 AM CDT
BRISTOL, Tenn. -

Bristol, Tennessee authorities are investigating a robbery that happened about 3:45 Friday afternoon at a Cash Express on Volunteer Parkway. 

Police tell us a man came into the store with a gun and demanded money.

"He left on foot heading south on the parkway.  At this point in time we have k-9 out around the scene looking.  They are doing a search and trying to pick up a trail for our suspect," says Det. Mike Anderson.

Police tell us they are looking for a white man in his late 20's to mid 30's, around 5'9 to 6-feet tall, 170 to 180 pounds.

Witnesses say he was wearing a light gray zip-up hoodie, dark colored cap, dark pants, and large, dark colored sunglasses.

If you have any information contact Bristol, Tennessee Police at (423) 989-5600.