MT. JULIET, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Mt. Juliet Police Department is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the identification and arrest of a man who robbed a Mt. Juliet restaurant.
As an employee was taking out the trash, the suspect forced his way through the backdoor and took an undisclosed amount of cash, according to police.
The man stated that he had a handgun but did not show it. He then fled the restaurant on foot toward Springmont Boulevard.
No one was hurt in the robbery.
A sketch artist with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation worked with a witness to develop a composite drawing of the suspect.
He is described as a white male between 20 and 30 years old, weighing around 160 to 180 pounds and between 5 foot 8 and 6 feet inches tall. He has shoulder length brown hair and was unshaven.
The suspect was also wearing a Bob Marley T-shirt at the time of the robbery.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Mt. Juliet police at 615-754-2550 or Crime Stoppers at 615-754-TIPS.