A LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT is in effect into Wednesday due repeated rainfall. A Flood Watch is in effect for our area until 7 AM Wednesday. Where there are more pauses in the rain, totals will be closer to 2 inches but some will receive at least 4 inches of rainfall total. Creeks and streams run high and areas with poor runoff could face flooding problems. Busy commute hours could face more slowdowns, with fog and standing water on roads as well.
KNOX COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The Knox County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a suspect who robbed a West Knox County gas station Thursday night.
According to the initial investigation, a white male entered the Weigel’s at 600 Ebenezer Road in West Knox County around 9:40 p.m. and brandished a gun. He demanded money from the cash register. After getting the money, he took off on foot in an unknown direction.
The suspect is described as a white male, 5’10”-6’0”, thin build. He was wearing a black shirt, blue jeans, and ski mask at the time of the robbery.
Anyone with information is asked to call the KCSO at (865) 215-2243.
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