Knoxville convenience store robbed overnight


KNOXVILLE (WATE) – Two suspects are on the run after a robbery at a convenience store in Knoxville early Monday morning.

The Knoxville Police Department says the robbery happened near the KenJo Market at 7406 Strawberry Plains Pike around 2:30 a.m.

Two men held the clerk at gunpoint and demanded money from the register.

The suspects took cartons of cigarettes before running away.

There were no injuries reported.

Investigators say the suspects are white men who were last seen wearing all black.

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