Huntsville Police Investigating Mattress King Robbery

Posted on: 7:17 pm, October 11, 2013, by , updated on: 08:13pm, October 11, 2013

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Huntsville Police responded to a robbery call at the Mattress King store on University Drive.

It happened just before 7:00 p.m. Friday.

Police on the scene say a man armed with a knife attempted to rob the store.  He was unsuccessful.  Investigators say that’s when the man robbed the store clerk instead.

The clerk was unharmed.  Police say the suspect took off in a silver 2004 Toyota 4-Runner.  The tag number is 52J27D2.

If you have any information regarding this case please call the Huntsville Police Department at (256) 722-7100.