Gunman holds up 3 employees outside Stones River Mall - WKRN News 2

Gunman holds up 3 employees outside Stones River Mall

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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -

Murfreesboro police are investigating after three female mall employees said they were held at gunpoint by a man outside of Stones River Mall on Monday.

Police said they were called to Sam's Sports Bar at 10:20 p.m.

The victims reported to police they were in the area outside of Binks Outfitters walking to their cars when they were approached by a masked man.

During the incident the suspect is alleged to have revealed a pistol and instructed the women to "freeze."

As the women attempted to run away to safety, one of the victims fell.  She reported the suspect stood over her and placed the pistol in her face before taking her purse.

The women fled into Sam's Sports Bar where police were called.

Police located the victim's purse while searching for the suspect. It was unclear if anything was stolen.

The suspect is described as a white male who was wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt and a dark colored scarf covering his face.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-893-STOP.

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