Man Arrested In Lebanon Save-A-Lot Robbery

LEBANON, Tenn. - A man has been arrested after reportedly robbing a Lebanon grocery store.

The crime happened around 8:15 p.m. Saturday at the Save-A-Lot in the 300 block of North Cumberland Street.

Police released surveillance photos of the man who walked into the store and handed the clerk a note that said "give me all your money or die.”

Authorities said a weapon was never displayed. After the robber got the money from the cash register, he fled from the scene.

The suspect was later identified as 49-year-old Clifton Avent, of Lebanon. He was arrested and charged with robbery and theft over $1,000.

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