North Nashville gas station robbed at gunpoint by man wearing paper towel mask

Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Police are investigating after a north Nashville gas station was robbed at gunpoint early Wednesday morning.

It happened at the Twice Daily’s on Dickerson Pike around 2 a.m.

Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department
Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department

Metro police told News 2 the suspect was not wearing a disguise when he entered the store, but went into the bathroom and came out with a paper towel over his face.

Authorities said the suspect displayed a gun, demanded money from the clerk before fleeing in a white or silver Ford Focus, possibly driven by someone else. Police said the car’s license plate had been removed.

The suspect is around 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs around 170 pounds. At the time he was wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt, gray pants, a dark baseball cap and white tennis shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME.

 

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