Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
KCSO Family Crisis Unit Arrests Couple After Grand Jury Returns Indictments
The Knox County Sheriff’s Office Family Crisis Unit arrested a Knox County couple today after the grand jury returned multiple indictments against the pair.
37-year-old Jessica Ann Cox and 38-year-old Kenneth Michael McIntosh of 834 Canton Hollow Drive in West Knox County were arrested at their home around 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon. Cox is charged with 29 counts of aggravated child abuse. The 17-count indictment against Macintosh includes aggravated child abuse and child abuse. Cox and McIntosh are each being held in the Knox County Detention Facility on a $200,000 bond.
Cox has a criminal history in Knox County that includes aggravated child abuse, child abuse, possession of legend drug without prescription, simple possession/casual exchange, and theft by shoplifting.
The KCSO Family Crisis Unit investigates cases involving domestic violence, child abuse, and elder abuse. The unit may be reached at (865) 215-6820 from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. After 4:30 p.m. and on weekends, please call (865) 215-2243 for assistance.
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