Police investigate robbery at Star Plus Food Mart

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) — The Chattanooga Police Violent Crimes Bureau is investigating a robbery at the Star Plus Food Mart on Lee Highway.

Police say the suspect appeared to peruse the store while on his phone, but then he approached the clerk, brandished a pistol, and demanded money from the register.

According to police, the suspect was last seen fleeing northbound from the store.

Police describe the suspect as 5’8″, about 170 pounds, dark short hair, and wearing an orange t-shirt, green cargo, short, and dark sneakers.

Police ask anyone with information on this robbery to call them at 423-698-2525.

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