Suspects Sought In East Ridge BiLo Robbery Attempt

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

East Ridge Police responded to the BiLo store at 3715 Ringgold Road on Tuesday, at 9:26 a.m., in reference to a robbery attempt.

Police were told by store employees that three black males, in their early 20’s, wearing masks, entered the store and demanded money; however fled the scene without any.

Officers searching the area spoke to a witness who said a light blue Ford Expedition with chrome wheels was seen leaving the area at a high rate of speed just after the robbery attempt.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the East Ridge Police Department at 867-3718. A confidential tip line is also available at 867-0016.


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