Murfreesboro Police Respond to Bank Robbery on Tuesday


On Tuesday, October 8, at approximately 3:03 p.m., Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a call of a robbery at the First Tennessee Bank, 123 W. Thompson Lane.

Bank employees told officers a man handed a teller a note demanding money, stating he had a gun. He got away with an undisclosed amount of money.

The suspect, unknown race, is in his early 20’s. He is tall and skinny. He was wearing a dark-colored ball cap, mirrored sunglasses, a black T-Shirt with multi-colored writing on the front (orange-yellow tones) and dark-colored sweat pants.

Anyone with any information is asked to call MPD dispatch at 615-893-1311.