KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Authorities continue to investigate a shooting in east Knoxville that left on man dead. Robert "Ernie" Reno was found dead just after midnight Saturday morning., according to Knoxville Police Dept. spokesperson Darrell DeBusk.
The 40 year-old man was lying face down in the yard of a home on Selma Ave. with several bullet wounds in his legs, DeBusk added. His body was taken to UT Medical Center for an autopsy.
Authorities have interviewed several individuals over the weekend. They are asking anyone with information to contact the Knoxville Police Dept.'s crime information line at 865-215-7212.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to email@example.com. Please provide detailed information.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.