Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
Armed Robbery Suspect Nabbed
The Knox County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man wanted for the armed robbery of a Walgreens on Oak Ridge Highway Monday afternoon. Forty one year old Brandon Brent Bowling was taken into custody without incident Tuesday morning at a residence on Meredith Street. He is charged with aggravated robbery, three counts of aggravated assault and one count of aggravated kidnapping. The kidnapping charge stems from the suspect threatening to kill the store manager as he made him walk to the front of the store with him. Bowling fled on foot after getting narcotics from the pharmacy.
Bowling has a criminal history involving convictions of aggravated burglary, burglary, and theft.