Man arrested for robbing West Knoxville credit union

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(WBIR - Knoxville) Police arrested 32-year-old Jason Brown on Wednesday, saying he's the person who robbed a West Knoxville credit union over the weekend.

The robbery happened Saturday at a West Knoxville ORNL Federal Credit Union. Police say Brown threatened he had a bomb during the robbery.

Police say they arrested Brown on Western Avenue.

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A man robbed an ORNL Federal Credit Union in Knoxville Saturday by threatening that he had a bomb.

According to the FBI the man entered the credit union on Kingston Pike at 11:05 a.m. and demanded money.

After obtaining money he fled the scene, leaving a package.

The KPD Explosive Ordinance Disposal team determined that the package was a hoax device.

A reward is being offered for any information which leads to the arrest.

Anyone with information should call the Knoxville FBI at 865-544-0751 or KPD at 865-215-7212.

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