KCSO arrests 1 for CVS robbery, searches for other Knox County m

KCSO arrests 1 for CVS robbery, searches for other Knox County man

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Christopher James Field (source: Knox County Sheriff's Office) Christopher James Field (source: Knox County Sheriff's Office)
Cody Justin Beeler (source: Knox County Sheriff's Office) Cody Justin Beeler (source: Knox County Sheriff's Office)

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - Officials arrested a man who robbed a North Knox County pharmacy on Tuesday night, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office.

Christopher James Field, 23, of Christine Lynn Road, pulled up to the CVS Pharmacy drive-thru window around 4 p.m. on Tuesday, located on the 4500 block of East Emory Road.

Field then gave a note to the pharmacist, demanded medication and threatened to kill the people in the pharmacy if they did not comply.

After he received the medication, Field drove away.

Detectives found Field at a home on the 8600 block of Foust Hollow Road.  They took him into custody without incident at 11 p.m.

Field confessed to the robbery and was charged a bond amount of $15,000.

He has been charged in Knox County in the past for theft charges.

Sheriff's deputies are now searching for the man who lives at the house where Field was found.

Cody Justin Beeler, 24, is wanted for failure to obey court orders. He is a white male with green eyes, brown hair, 5'7" and weighs approximately 165 pounds.

Beeler also has a criminal history in Knox County that includes public intoxication and aggravated assault charges.

Anyone with any information regarding Beeler is asked to contact the KCSO Major Crimes Unit at (865) 215-2243.

 

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