MAPCO Knife-Wielding Suspect

NASHVILLE (WSMV) -?Metro Police are searching for a suspect who reportedly robbed two MAPCO stores overnight with a knife.

According to investigators, a white male in his mid-30s went into a MAPCO on the 500 block of Stewarts Ferry Pike around 8 p.m. and placed a knife at a customer's neck, demanding money from the clerk.?He fled the scene with $13 from the register in a white SUV, possibly a GMC Yukon.

The 58-year-old female victim had minor cuts to her face and neck, but refused medical attention.

The suspect in this robbery is described as 5 feet 9 inches tall, with a thin build, bald, and was wearing a blue hoodie and blue jeans. He fled the scene with $13 from the register.

Another robbery took place at a MAPCO on the 400 block of Harding Place around 11 p.m. when a white male entered the stored with a knife wearing a green mask, blue hoodie, and black pants.?The suspect threw a bag at the clerk and told him to fill it up with cigarettes and cash. After the clerk complied, the suspect left the scene.

He appeared to be 5-feet, 9-inches tall and had a thin build. He is also believed to be in his 30's and he was clean shaven.?

Police believe the suspect in both robberies is related and connected to other robberies that have occurred over the last week. If you have any information on this or any other crime, contact Crime Stoppers.

If you have information on this case or other cases,
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