KCSO: Bobby Hansard, suspect in south Knox County shooting, taken into custody Sunday

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The Knox County Sheriff’s Office has arrested and charged two people in connection with a south Knox County shooting that left one person dead. 

The shooting was reported just before 1 p.m. on Wednesday on Smith Road. Police say one person was found dead in the driveway and another was found in the home with a gunshot wound. That person is believed to have non-life threatening injuries.

KCSO says both Bobby Hansard, 24, and Joseph Bellew, 21, were charged with first-degree murder. They were both from Sevier County.

Bellew was arrested Saturday night. 

Hansard was found in Sevier County Sunday morning.

Both Hansard and Bellew will have a preliminary hearing November 14.

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