Deputies search for two men involved in East Knox County home in

Deputies search for two men involved in East Knox County home invasion

Posted:

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - Deputies are looking for the two men involved in a home invasion Monday night in East Knox County.

The Knox County Sheriff's Office says just before 8:00 p.m. on Monday night, two men forced their way through the front door of a home on Old Rutledge Pike and held two adults and two children at gunpoint, demanding money.

The suspects fired a shot when they entered the home. The bullet did not strike anyone, but pierced the living room wall.

The suspects stole non-narcotic pill bottles and a wallet and fled in an unknown direction.

Both men had their faces covered during the robbery.

They are described as white males in their mid-twenties.

One suspect is described as being 5'6"-5'8" tall and weighing 150 to 165 pounds. He was wearing a black hoodie during the robbery.

The other suspect was wearing a dark hoodie and black hat.

Anyone with information is asked to call the KCSO Major Crimes Unit at (865) 215-2243.

Powered by WorldNow

1306 N. Broadway NE Knoxville,
Tennessee 37917

Telephone: 865.637.NEWS(6397)
Fax: 865.525.4091
Email: newsroom@wate.com

Can’t find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Young Broadcasting of Knoxville, Inc. A Media General Company.