Nashville, TENNESSEE – Metro Police said the robbery occurred Thursday night.
It happened at the Mapco store located at 2813 Dickerson Pike.
MNPD officers responded to a report of a robbery.
The responding officers discovered that the suspect went behind the counter and pulled a small handgun from his waistband.
The unidentified suspect then demanded the clerks to open the cash registers while he began stealing Black and Mild cigars from the wall.
He fled on foot northbound on Dickerson Pike.
He is described as a man who appeared to be unkempt, the whites of his eyes were yellow and extremely long dreads that appear highlighted.
Please call the Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463 if you have any information about this incident.
This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.