Suspect in Belmont Boulevard robbery wanted by police

(Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police are searching for the man who robbed the Circle K on Belmont Boulevard.

It happened around 11:20 p.m. on New Year’s Eve hen police say he brought beer to the counter and asked for a pack of cigarettes while holding a handgun.

When a customer came inside, he took the beer and smokes and ran away.

(Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)
(Courtesy: Metro Nashville Police Department)

According to authorities, the suspect is a black man who appears to be in his 40s. He is approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs approximately 180 pounds.

Anyone who recognizes the suspect from the attached surveillance photos is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.

Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.