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Law Enforcement Lip Sync Challenge!

Tuesday, 17 July 2018

The Knox County Sheriff’s Office has accepted the Lip Sync Challenge from the Knoxville Police Department!  If you’d like to see the video, go to the Knox County Sheriff’s Office on Facebook. 



Child Dies from Pool Accident

Monday, 16 July 2018

A two year old boy who fell into a Corryton swimming pool last Tuesday evening has died.  Benjamin King died Saturday at Children’s Hospital.  He had been flown by Lifestar after he was found unconscious at a home on Coppock Road on July 10 shortly before 8:30.  The Knox County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit investigated and reports that the incident was an accident and no charges will be filed.



Child Found Not Breathing in Swimming Pool

Tuesday, 10 July 2018

A child was taken to the hospital this evening after being found not breathing in a Corryton swimming pool. According to the initial investigation, the two-year-old boy was found by his aunt around 8:22 p.m. at a home on Coppock Road. He had a pulse and was transported by Lifestar to a hospital. The Knox County Sheriff's Office Major Crimes Unit is investigating.



Concerns for Missing West Knox Man

Tuesday, 10 July 2018

The Knox County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a West Knox County man who is missing and has medical problems.  John Preston, 78, left his home at 1140 Venice Road at 9:15 and has not been seen since.  There is concern because he is diabetic and has cardiac issues.  He was driving a tan 2010 Chevrolet Equinox with a Tennessee tag, 208-MWV.  He was last seen wearing a yellow shirt and dark pants.  He is described as a white male, 6 feet tall, 175 pounds, silver hair, thin build and wearing glasses.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Knox County Sheriff’s Office at 215-2243.



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