A Local 8 Weather Alert has been issued for Thanksgiving morning, as rain changes to wet snow showers expected across East Tennessee. While a trace to 0.5 inches of snow may be found in the Valley, 0.5 to 2.0 inches of snow or more may be seen in the Plateau and Smokies. Please be advised.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) --- Robbers are getting bold across Knox County.
The Sheriff's Department warning that they aren't waiting until night to strike.
Day time robberies are on the rise.
Addicts looking for quick cash are beginning to risk being seen by witnesses and hitting restaurants and stores during busy hours.
They risk being spotted because they can score more.
It's not just the register they're after, they have been targeting customers as well.
Sheriff's warning people at home to be vigilant but not a vigilante.
Pay attention to details and call 911 if you witness anything suspicious.
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