KPD Searching for Shooting Suspect

By: Brian Gregory Email
By: Brian Gregory Email

Knoxville Police have issued an arrest warrant for a man wanted for attempted first degree murder.
Police are looking for 19 year old Anthony Davenport.
Investigators say Davenport shot 17 year old Travis Monroe during a fight Wednesday night.
Davenport is about 5'10" and weighs around 150.
Officers say Monroe had been shot in the chest and arm.
Monroe was found on Parkview Avenue near Spruce Street.
He was taken to UT Medical Center for treatment and is in stable condition.
Anyone with information is asked to call 215-7320.

Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

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 Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus


6450 Papermill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919 Phone - (865) 450-8888; Fax - (865) 450-8869
Copyright © 2014 WVLT-TV Inc. - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 7124301 -
Gray Television, Inc.