Police searching for man who attempted to rob a bank

Published: Feb. 12, 2019 at 12:38 PM EST
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This morning FBI and the Knoxville Police Department were searching for a man that attempted to rob a bank in north Knoxville Tuesday morning.

At 11:57 a.m. Tuesday morning police were called to the SunTrust bank at 2915 Tazwell Pike when a man attempted to rob the bank.

Police say a man entered the bank and handed the teller a note demanding money. However, the man left without any money.

Nobody was injured, and the man fled the location with the note that he handed to the teller.

Police say they believe they found the suspect at the Chipotle on Broadway after an officer had a brief encounter with a man.

Police took the man to the hospital and are still determining if he's the suspect from the attempted robbery.

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