2nd Rocky Top Market robbed in Knox County in a week

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – An armed robbery happened at another Rocky Top Market Friday. market-robbery

Investigators reported to the Rocky Top Market at 10518 Kingston Pike around 6 a.m.

WATE 6 On Your Side has a crew at the scene. There is a K-9 team present at the location.

There is no more information at this time.

On Wednesday, an armed robbery happened at the 308 East Emory Road in Powell around 4:17 a.m. The suspect demanded money and said he had gun. However, the employee took out a gun and shot at the suspect.  It is not known if the suspect was hit. The suspect fled in an unknown vehicle. Investigators say the suspect of Wednesday’s robbery is connected to a robbery at Dollar General on Tuesday.

There is no word if Friday’s robbery is connected to the robberies from earlier this week.


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