Authorities Tight-Lipped on Roane Murder

Kingston, Roane County (WVLT) - Few details are being released regarding an early morning murder in Roane County.

But there is speculation that at least one suspect is in custody.

Authorities tell WVLT, they were called to a home on Buttermilk Road in Roane County early Tuesday.

The body of an unidentified white man was found. Police say he had been stabbed several times in what appears to be a domestic fight.

The Knoxville News-Sentinel reports that a suspect was arrested in Blount County.

The Blount County Sheriff's Department confirms the arrest, but would not confirm or deny if the man is a murder suspect.

We're continuing to follow this developing story; we'll have any new details as they become available.


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