Suspect wanted in N Hamilton pawn shop attempted robbery
Composite image of the suspect. / Courtesy Hamilton County Sheriff's Office
SALE CREEK, HAMILTON COUNTY (WRCB) – Sheriff's deputies say a man attempted to rob the Mountain View Pawn Shop Thursday morning.
Deputies say the man entered the store carrying a handgun, but became spooked and left before completing the robbery.
The suspect is described as 6'1" tall, weighing 160-175 pounds. He was last seen wearing blue jeans and a dark colored t-shirt, possibly with a rock band logo on the front. He had long hair pulled back into a pony tail.
The suspect fled in a primer gray Oldsmobile, traveling towards Bledsoe County.
Anyone with information in this case is requested to contact Detective Gienapp at 423-209-8940 or the Sheriff's Office dispatcher at 423-622-0022.
You can also leave an anonymous tip on the Crime Stoppers hotline, 698-3333.