Detectives Working to Identify Commercial Robbery/Carjacking Suspect
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
East Precinct detectives are working to identify the gunman who last Wednesday afternoon robbed Little Caesar’s Pizza, 3304 Gallatin Pike, and later that night is suspected of carjacking a woman in the 500 block of Pennington Avenue.
The suspect entered Little Caesar’s at 4:10 p.m. He had an employee open the register at gunpoint and then took cash. He fled on foot toward Kirkland Avenue.
At 7:15 p.m. Wednesday, a woman pulled into a Pennington Avenue apartment complex when a gunman approached her and demanded her belongings. He drove off in her 2012 dark green Toyota Camry bearing Tennessee tag 2D59N9.
The suspect is a young black man who appears to be in his late teens or early 20s. He is approximately 5’9” tall.
Anyone who recognizes the gunman from the attached surveillance photos or has knowledge of the whereabouts of the stolen Camry is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.