Armed Robber Sought In Hendersonville

Posted at 7:18 AM, Jul 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-05 14:17:02-04

Police have asked the public’s help in identifying a man who robbed a Sumner County business at gunpoint.

The incident happened at the 1 Stop Food Mart on Sanders Ferry Road.

Officials with the Hendersonville Police Department said the armed suspect walked into the store and demanded money from the clerk. 

The suspect fled the store on foot behind a nearby apartment building.

He was seen on surveillance video inside the business. The suspect was wearing a dark, fisherman-style hat and a bandana

Anyone with information was encouraged to call Detective Gagnon at 615-264-5303 or the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400. Tips can also be submitted by text to the number 274637 (crimes) using keyword TIPHPD.