Gunman at large after robbing man in Franklin parking lot
FRANKLIN, Tenn. -
Police are investigating after one person was robbed at gunpoint in the parking lot of a Franklin business Monday afternoon.
Authorities told Nashville's News 2 the suspect, who approached the victim while he was sitting in his car while on break around 3 p.m., is said to have asked for cash before robbing him at gunpoint.
After the incident, which occurred in the 500 block of Corporate Center, the suspect is said to have fled the scene on foot.
K9 units have since searched the area.
Police said the man, who is a black male around six feet tall, is considered armed and dangerous.
The suspect, who is believed to be between the ages of 17 and 24, was last seen wearing a faded red plaid shirt. Authorities added that he also had unkempt hair and initially had his face covered with a black cloth.
Anyone with information on the incident is urged to call police at 615-794-2513.