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Police seeking suspect in armed-robbery on Tennessee Ave.

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -

Chattanooga Police are looking for a man they say held up a store at gunpoint before tying up the clerk Monday.

It happened on Tennessee Avenue, shortly after 6:30 p.m.

Police say the armed suspect demanded money.

The suspect then tied up the clerk and fled the scene with the cash.

Police describe the suspect as a black male, standing 6 feet tall, with a slender build. He has a tear drop tattoo under his left eye and a lettered tattoo of “N.Y.” on the left side of his neck. 

The clerk was not seriously injured.

Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this crime to call 423-698-2525.

Stay with Channel 3 on-air and online for updates as they become available.

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