Police Hunt for Murder Suspect

Knoxville (WVLT) - The search continues for a man accused of shooting and killing another man in the Lonsdale neighborhood Wednesday.

Investigators say several people were inside an apartment on Texas Avenue Wednesday afternoon when a fight broke out between 25-year-old Nicholas Gillis and another man.

Officers say the suspect shot Gillis then took off.

The suspect, whose name is not being released, was last seen wearing a black jacket and dark blue jeans.

If you have any information, call the KPD Crime Hotline at 215-7212, you may remain anonymous.


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