Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
KCSO Searching for Armed Robbery Suspect
The Knox County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a white male who robbed the Weigel’s located at 12640 Kingston Pike on Friday night. According to the initial investigation, the suspect entered the business just before 11:00 p.m., pointed a gun at a Weigel’s employee, and demanded cash from the register. After receiving the cash, he left the store and fled westbound.
The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 18-25 years old, 5’5”, and 140-160 pounds. He was wearing sunglasses, a blue t-shirt, blue shorts, black shoes, and a toboggan at the time of the robbery.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the KCSO at (865) 215-2243.