Surveillance video captures robbery in Mt. Juliet

MT. JULIET, Tenn. (WKRN) – The owner of a local market in Mt. Juliet was held at gunpoint during a robbery Monday evening and police are still looking for the suspects.

Officers responded around 6:10 p.m. at Nick’s Market on Lebanon Road after an employee hit an emergency alarm button.

Surveillance video captured two men participating in the robbery and a third driving a getaway car.

A police release stated one suspect brandished a black handgun with a laser and demanded cash from the register.

All three suspects fled with an undisclosed amount of money.

No one was injured during the incident.

The first suspect was described as a black male in his late 20s or early 30s with a muscular build. He was wearing a yellow t-shirt and blue jeans, with long dread-style hair that was in a ponytail.

The second suspect was also described as a black male around the same age with a heavy-set build. He was wearing a gray t-shirt and blue jeans, and had short buzzed hair.

Surveillance video shows the getaway vehicle appears to be a dark-colored Buick Rendezvous.

Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to contact the Mt. Juliet Police Department at (615) 754-2550. Information can be given anonymously by calling (615) 754-TIPS.

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