Authorities Have Suspect in Roane Murder

Kingston, Roane County (WVLT) – Authorities in Roane County may have a suspect in an ongoing murder investigation.

The body of a white man was found stabbed to death at a home on buttermilk road in Roane County early Tuesday morning.

The Knoxville News Sentinel reports a second stabbing victim was taken to Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge, and police have arrested 21-year-old Apollo Nichols as a suspect in the crime.

The News Sentinel also reports a woman, who was hit by a car driven by Nichols, was taken to UT Medical Center for treatment.

None of the victim's names are being released at this time.


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