graphic robberyThe Knoxville Police Department is currently searching for two male suspects believed to be connected to robbing a 48 year old woman on Riverside Dr.

According to KPD Sgt. James Lockmiller, at about 9:15 a.m. April 1 officers responded to Sevier Ave. near the James White Pkwy. regarding a possible strong arm robbery.

Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim, who advised she was driving on Riverside Dr. when two males ran up to her vehicle and proceeded to rob her.

One male reached through the driver’s window, which was down, and grabbed the victim by the arm.  The second suspect removed money from the victim’s wallet.

The victim did have minor injuries and was taken to an area hospital for treatment.  The investigation is ongoing and more details will be made available as they are released.

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