Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
Salon Centric Armed Robbery
The Knox County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a suspect who robbed a North Knox County store Wednesday morning. According to the initial investigation, a white male entered Salon Centric at 6701 Maynardville Pike around 10:40 a.m. and asked for a product. As the clerk rang up his purchase, the suspect brandished a black handgun and demanded cash. After receiving the cash, he fled through the front door in an unknown direction. It is unknown whether he fled on foot or in a vehicle.
The suspect is described as a white male with a dark complexion, 5’6”, 150-170 pounds, slim build, late 20s to early 30s, with dark hair and no facial hair. He was wearing a maroon shirt, blue jeans, boots, sunglasses, and a hat or bandana at the time of the robbery.
Anyone with information is asked to call the KCSO at (865) 215-2243.