Knoxville Police confiscate firearm, narcotics and cash from ‘individuals acting suspiciously’

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — One person was arrested Friday, Feb. 19, by Knoxville Police during a stop of several individuals who were “acting suspiciously” on W. Scott Avenue.

“After smelling the odor of marijuana and observing presumed marijuana in plain view, a search of one of the vehicles on scene revealed an AK-type pistol,” police said in a press release.

The firearm, narcotics and cash were confiscated. No identities or other details were released.

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