KPD investigating Long John Silver's armed robbery

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Knoxville police responded to reports of an armed robbery at a Long John Silver's restaurant located on E. Magnolia Avenue at 8:38 p.m. Wednesday.

When officers arrived, KPD said they determined that a black male suspect wearing khaki pants and a white shirt had fled the scene just before officers arrived.

According to police, the suspect fired at least one gunshot inside the business during the robbery.

Police said no injuries were reported, but than investigators and forensic technicians responded to the scene and to the hospital. The investigation was ongoing as of Wednesday night.