Morristown Police investigating robbery at the Deluxe Inn

(Photo: Morristown Police Department)

MORRISTOWN (WATE) – A man is on the run after a robbery and assault at a Morristown inn Sunday.

A man walked into the Deluxe Inn on East Andrew Johnson Highway around 12:45 p.m. He jumped over the registration desk and grabbed the female clerk, according to the report.

The clerk was able to escape and called police at a nearby grocery store.

The suspect left behind the cap he was wearing. The male was described as tall and light-skinned. He was a wearing dark clothing, gloves and a ski mask.

Anyone with information should contact the Hamblen County Dispatch at 423-585-2701 or the Morristown Police Department at 423-585-1833.


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