Friday, December 28, 2012Author: Nelson Morais
(Last modified: 2012-12-28 20:46:37)
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
COSBY-The owner of Cosby BBQ Pit on Hooper Highway said that on Thursday, Dec. 27, at 10 p.m., as she exited her business, a woman robbed her of $120 in cash at knifepoint, the Cocke County Sheriff's Department reported.
Sharon R. Mathis said she left her business at 4414 Hooper Highway when a woman later identified as Brandy Williamson, 22, of Newport, confronted her with a knife and took the cash from Mathis's left pocket, Lt. C.J. Ball reported.
Mathis said she was in fear of Williamson when she robbed her, the report stated.
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