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Harriman police arrest 1 of 3 armed robbery suspects

(WBIR) One of three suspects wanted for an armed robbery in Harriman is now behind bars.

Harriman police arrested Xavier Lewis Sandford of Knoxville Wednesday.

Police say Sanford and two other people robbed the Eagle Mart last week and assaulted someone with a knife.

Officers say surveillance video led to Sanford's arrest.

Police are still asking for the public's help identifying the other two people involved in the robbery.

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Harriman Police are hoping the public can help identify the three people who robbed a convenience store Friday morning and sent one person to the hospital.

Officers responded to the Eagle Food Mart on Georgia Street around 6:45 a.m. Friday on an alarm call. They found three suspects in hooded shirts had robbed the store and assaulted a person with a knife.

The victim was taken to the hospital for their injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Jason Joseph at the Harriman Police Department at (865) 882-3383 or their crime tip line at (865) 590-9010.


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