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.
Police say a man robbed a Wendy's in North Knoxville Tuesday afternoon.
According to the Knoxville Police Department, a black male entered the Wendy's on North Broadway at about 12:30.
Employees say he was armed with a handgun and demanded money.
The man fled on foot after getting the cash,no one was hurt.
The suspect is described as a black male, 5 feet six inches to 5 feet seven inches tall, and weighing about 180 lbs.
He was wearing a white shirt and black pants.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Knoxville Police Department’s crime information line at 865-215-7212.
Callers can remain anonymous.
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