A LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT is in effect as rain showers change to snow showers tonight into Friday morning. While accumulation may be small or non-existent, (0 to 0.5 inches), where snow showers persist, it's expected to occur during the morning commute, which could slow down other drivers. Please take note. Winter Weather Advisories for the Smokies are in effect until Noon Friday for 1 to 3 inches of snow.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - The Knoxville Police Department is looking for an armed robbery suspect.
Officers say the suspect walked into CVS Pharmacy on North Broadway around 9:00 p.m. and waited until no customers were inside. he suspect then walked up to the front counter and presented a handgun and told the clerk "give me all the money."
A release from KPD says the suspect then took cash out of the register and ran away.
Witnesses say they saw the suspect run to the Burger King parking lot where he jumped into an awaiting vehicle.
Investigators and crime lab responded to the scene and are following up on leads at the time of this email.
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