A LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT is in effect now through Monday afternoon as rain and snow effect travel. Valley locations can expect mainly rain, but if you are traveling east to the mountains you can expect 1 - 3" of snow. Traveling on the plateau, you will see rain change to snow Monday morning around 5am, North on I-75 into SE Kentucky look for a wintry mix to snow around 7am.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The Knox Co. Sheriff's Office is searching for the man who robbed a west Knox Co. dry cleaners late Thursday afternoon.
Authorities said the suspect walked into the Farragut Cleaners, 430 Cedar Bluff Road, around 4:15 p.m. He showed the clerk a gun gun and demanded money before taking off on foot.
A witness told investigators she saw someone matching the suspect's description running toward nearby apartments. He was locked out and, after several minutes of trying to get in, the suspect ran off.
The perpetrator was described as a white man between 5'8" and 5'10", with tan shorts, an orange hoodie, and a black ski mask. He was carrying a black gun.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Knox Co. Sheriff's Office at 215-2243.
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