Editor’s Note: The story has been updated to reflect the current investigation that Michael “Mike” J Evans is facing. Although the information in 2011 is from a complaint report, it is in no connection to the current case.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — The Knox County Sheriff’s Office captain has been placed on administrative leave during an ongoing sexual harassment investigation.

Mike Evans
Michael “Mike” J. Evans. (Courtesy of the Knox County Sheriff’s Office)

Michael “Mike” J. Evans is being accused of inappropriate conduct at the workplace. He is currently on paid administrative leave while the sheriff’s office conducts the investigation.

Once the investigation has finished, WATE will provide additional details.

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