Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
KCSO Investigating Human Remains Found Inside Burning Vehicle
Subway Robbery Suspect Arrested
Gunman Robs Subway
The Knox County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery at a West Knox County fast food restaurant Saturday night. According to a KCSO Detective, a black male armed with a handgun held up the Subway at 446 North Cedar Bluff Road shortly before 8 o’clock. The suspect demanded money from the cash register and fled with an unknown amount of cash. A customer said the suspect drove off in a vehicle that had three or four people in it and headed north on Cedar Bluff Road.
The suspect was wearing a long sleeve white or cream colored button up dress shirt with possible blue or red pinstripes. He was wearing dark pants, dark toboggan, and sunglasses. He also had a goatee and mustache. Anyone with information is asked to call the KCSO at 215-2234.
9 Year Old Girl Pinned When Car Rolls into House
The Knox County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident where a 9 year old girl was pinned between a car and a house Wednesday evening. The accident happened shortly after 6 p.m. at 3031 Sinking Springs Road. According to officers on the scene, the girl was putting a 3 year old in a car seat and had the passenger door open. The mother had gone back into the house leaving the keys in the ignition. She told officers the engine was not running. The car rolled about 20 feet as the girl tried to get into the passenger side. She was trapped by the car door when it hit the house. Rural Metro transported her to U.T. Hospital with what appeared on the scene as non-life threatening injuries. Officer said it’s not clear why the 1996 Oldsmobile rolled.