Maryville drug store robbed, suspect arrested

MARYVILLE (WATE) – A suspect was arrested after a pharmacy robbery Monday in Maryville.

Dennis Williams is charged with aggravated robbery.

Officers were called to CVS, 1618 East Lamar Alexander Parkway. Officers say the suspect, identified as Williams, approached the counter and pulled out a black semi-automatic weapon, demanding pain medication.

The suspect fled and headed east on Lamar Alexander Parkway. The Blount County Sheriff’s Office found the suspect and arrested him.

Williams is being held on $25,000 bond.

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