Hermitage Precinct detectives are working to identify the gunman who Tuesday afternoon robbed a customer service clerk at Kroger, 5544 Old Hickory Boulevard.
The suspect entered the store at 3:35 p.m. and asked for a pack of cigarettes at the customer service desk. When the clerk opened the register, the suspect produced a handgun and demanded cash. The clerk screamed and the robber took money from the register. When a manager approached the gunman after hearing the clerk scream, the suspect pointed his weapon at him and fled on foot.
The suspect is a black man who is approximately 5’6” tall with a thin build. He wore sunglasses and a ball cap.
Anyone who recognizes the suspect from the attached surveillance photos is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward. Persons can also send an electronic tip by texting the word “CASH” along with the message to 274637 (CRIMES), or online at http://www.nashvillecrimestoppers.com.