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Man wanted in connection to 2 restaurant robberies

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Keith J. Watkins Keith J. Watkins
NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

A suspect has been identified in two restaurant robberies in Nashville.

Police say arrest warrants have been issued for 40-year-old Keith J. Watkins, charging him with two counts of aggravated robbery.

Police say the robber walked into the Subway on the 600 block of Old Hickory Boulevard just after 7 p.m. Thursday, pulled out a gun and demanded cash. No one was injured.

He's also a suspect in an August robbery at Bellagio Pizza on 29th Avenue North.

Watkins is considered to be armed and dangerous and is last known to have lived on Mexico Drive. Police say he is a convicted robber and car burglar.

Anyone seeing him or knowing his whereabouts is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME. Citizens can also send an electronic tip to Crime Stoppers by texting the word "CASH" along with their message to 274637 (CRIMES) or online at www.nashvillecrimestoppers.com. Persons who contact Crime Stoppers by phone, text or internet can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.

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