Sunday, August 2, 2009

Robbery Investigation Continuing

Cookeville police are continuing to investigate a daylight robbery that took place Friday morning at a local business. Police say a male suspect entered the First Cash business located at 799 Jefferson Avenue about 9:40 Friday morning. He initially asked about information concerning a loan. He then demanded money from the employee and was given an undetermined amount of cash. No weapon was displayed or indicated during the course of the robbery. The suspect then left the area in what was described as a light colored Ford Expedition. No one was injured. The suspect is described as a black male in his early 20s, tall, and slender and was possibly wearing a red shirt. Anyone who has seen anything or who has any information about this incident is asked to contact the Cookeville Police Department at 526-2125. Anyone who might have information and wishes to remain anonymous may call CRIME STOPPERS at 520-STOP.