Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
Super 8 Motel Armed Robbery
The Knox County Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery at the Super 8 Motel at 323 East Emory Road at 9:44 p.m. on Wednesday night. A white male entered the lobby of the Super 8 Motel and produced a black handgun while demanding money and threatening to shoot. After receiving cash from an employee, the suspect exited the motel lobby and left in a maroon Dodge Durango traveling westbound toward Blueberry Road. He is described as being between 35 and 45 years old with brown hair, approximately 5'8" tall, and 180 pounds. The investigation is ongoing. Please contact the KCSO at (865) 215-2243 with information pertaining to this armed robbery.