Chattanooga police and Crime Stoppers seek suspect

Chattanooga police and Crime Stoppers seek suspect

October 12th, 2012 by Staff Report in Local Regional News

Chattanooga police and Crime Stoppers are looking for a man who robbed a Chattanooga gas station at gunpoint on Aug. 28.

Just after 7 a.m., the suspect - a black male about 5 foot 6 inches tall -- approached the Mystic Market clerk at 2413 Fourth Ave. and demanded money from the cash register. The man was holding a long-barreled gun covered in a white cloth. After getting the money, he fled the scene.

The suspect wore a white cloth to cover his face, as well as a red plaid shirt and dark pants. The weapon may have a pistol grip and sling, police said.

Anyone with information on this robbery can call Crime stoppers at 423-698-3333. The call is confidential and could make you eligible for up to $1,000.