KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — A heavy law enforcement presence was spotted downtown Thursday evening as Knoxville Police and the U.S. Marshals searched for a suspect.

Knoxville Police Spokesperson says that the department was assisting the US Marshals and Tennessee Highway Patrol search for a suspect.

It is unknown if the suspect was apprehended, but KPD officers are back in service.

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