East Ridge reports armed robbery today at Famous Market convenience store

East Ridge reports armed robbery today at Famous Market convenience store

March 12th, 2013 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

East Ridge Police officials have reported two men armed with handguns robbed the Famous Market convenience store at 1301 Greenslake Road late this morning and then escaped in a car driven by another man.

Police said they were last seen going west on Bennett Road.

Cash and cartons of Newport cigarettes were taken during the robbery.

A news release asked that anyone with knowledge of the robbery or suspects should contact the East Ridge Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 423-867-3718 or on the Confidential Tip Line at 423-867-0016.