Three on the run after afternoon burglary

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT)-- Police arrested a man Friday after an afternoon burglary and at least three people could still be on the run.

The men tried to break in at Carriage Hill Apartments on Wilson Road.
At least one person had a gun.

When police got there, two men took off in a car but crashed into a fence on Sycamore Road. A K-9 tackled the man who got arrested, but the other one got away.

Witnesses say two more men ran from the apartment complex.

If you have any information, you're asked to call the Knoxville Police Department.

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