Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
Body Found in North Knox County
Friday, 31 August 2012Shortly after 4:00 p.m. on Friday, the Knox County Sheriff's Office responded to the 6000 block of Texas Valley Road in North Knox County after a nearby resident discovered the remains of a human body in the woods. The cause of death is under investigation. It is unknown at this time whether the victim is male or female. The age of the victim is also unknown at this time. The KCSO Forensics Unit and the Knox County Medical Examiner's Office are processing the scene, and KCSO Major Crimes detectives are investigating. More details will be released as they develop.