KNOX COUNTY, Tenn. (WATE) — In Knox County, a total of 24 homicides between 1976-2006 are still unsolved, according to the Knox County Sheriff’s Office.

KCSO’s website has a list of ongoing homicide investigations which are led by the Cold Case Unit. Nearly every case includes a photo of the person who was killed with details of their deaths.

The unsolved homicides listed on KCSO’s website are:

Others listed who pictures are not provided for include:

  • James Floyd Fox, Sr. – June 11, 1980
  • Calvin R. Shafer – Oct. 7, 1983
  • Ward Adcock – Oct. 19, 1987
  • Ruth Eileen Meredith – July 3, 1991
  • Dennis Gray Miller – April 20, 1994

KCSO said the Cold Case Investigation Unit was established in 2008.

Investigators in the unit reexamine case files, re-interview witnesses and suspects, and reprocess old evidence by applying modern innovative technology in unsolved homicides, the sheriff’s office said.