(WBIR-Maynardville) The Union County Sheriff's Office is searching for three men accused of breaking into a Norris Lake restaurant and fleeing the scene in a pontoon boat just after midnight on the Fourth of July.
Witnesses told deputies after the alarm went off, three men ran from Bubba Brew's Sports Pub & Grille and took off in a bright red and tan Tahoe pontoon boat with a red top. Surveillance video captured the three suspects during the robbery.
Shortly after the suspects fled the scene, authorities arrived along with the business owner. They determined that several bottles of liquor were stolen from the bar.
TWRA searched the waterways near the marina as deputies searched the nearby boat ramps for the pontoon.
The Union County Sheriff's Office is asking anyone who recognizes the suspects or has any information to call (865) 992-5212 or the sheriff's hotline number at (865) 922-2019. The owner of Bubba Brew's is offering a $300 reward for any information, which leads to arrests.