Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
Armed Robbery on Maynardville Pike
The Knox County Sheriff's Office responded to an Armed Robbery at the Halls Cleaners at 7032 Maynardville Pike at approximately 4:22 p.m. this afternoon. A white male entered the business wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and jeans, presented the employee behind the counter a note that demanded money and implied that he had a weapon. The employee did not see a weapon. After getting a small amount of cash, he fled on foot. He is described as having dark brown hair, between 5'8" - 5'10" tall, and average build. The investigation is ongoing, and more details will be available as they develop.