Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
Adult Bookstore Armed Robbery
Detectives with the Knox County Sheriff’s Office are investigating an armed robbery at an adult bookstore on Clinton Highway Monday night. According to the clerk, the suspect entered the Town and Country Adult Bookstore at 6927 Clinton Highway around 11:15. He immediately went behind the sales counter, pointed a handgun at her, and demanded money from the cash register and safe. The clerk said she could smell alcohol on the suspect’s breath. The suspect fled with an undetermined amount of cash.
The suspect was last seen traveling south on Clinton Highway in a dirty, maroon colored mid-size four door sedan. The vehicle had a headlight out, possibly on the driver’s side.
The suspect is described as a black male, 5’5-5’7, 150-160 pounds, small build, 20-30 years old, very short black hair; appeared to have had a recent haircut. He was wearing a long sleeve black tee shirt and dark colored jeans.
Anyone with information is asked to call the KCSO at 215-2243.