Cheatham County officials have been investigating an armed robbery in Pleasant View.
The crime happened around 3:30 a.m. Sunday at the Sudden Service in the 2400 block of Highway 49 East.
Three suspects went into the store in all black clothing and black masks. One suspect was also wearing a blue bandana.
One of them was armed with a shotgun. He reportedly pointed it at the clerk, ordering the cash register to be opened.
Another suspect went behind the counter and took cigarettes.
It was reported one of them had allegedly gone to another local store before this robbery.
All three fled toward another nearby business just south of the scene after the crime. They were seen getting into a 2004-2005 four-door, silver or pewter colored Buick Regal.
The Cheatham County Sheriff’s Office and Pleasant View Police Department have been working together on this investigation.
Anyone with information has been asked to call Cheatham Dispatch at 615-792-2098.