Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
KCSO Busts Two More Grow Houses
The Knox County Sheriff’s Office was led to two additional grow houses following yesterday afternoon’s indoor grow house bust. The KCSO arrested 43-year-old Christopher Eugene Fuller around 1:07 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon at his home at 1516 Arrow Wood Road. Once inside the home, officers found approximately 160 marijuana plants. They were led to a second home of Fuller’s, located at 4905 Kingman Drive in North Knoxville, where they found grow equipment, guns, ammo, cash, and schedule I (mushrooms) and VI (marijuana) narcotics. They were led to a third home of Fuller’s, located at 2911 Maxwell Street in North Knoxville, where they found grow equipment and grow cabinets in the basement. They also found 18 marijuana plants that had been moved to another location.
Officers arrested 45-year-old David Christopher Holloway, who lives at the Maxwell Street home, for tampering with evidence in the case against Fuller. His bond is set at $2,000. Fuller is charged with cultivation of a schedule VI narcotic, simple possession, and possession of a firearm during commission of felony with a total bond amount of $30,500.
Holloway has a criminal history in Knox County that includes photography/videotape (violation of privacy expectation). Fuller has a criminal history in Knox County that includes reckless driving and burglary.
The bust was the result of a month-long investigation conducted by the KCSO Narcotics Unit.