Police identify deadly Adcock Ave. shooting victim, suspect who remains at large


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — The Knoxville Police Department on Friday identified the shooting victim and suspect, who remains at large, from Thursday night’s deadly shooting on Adcock Avenue.

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According to KPD, the victim has been identified as 24-year-old Anthony Sanford.

The suspect in the shooting has been identified as 20-year-old Tomier Lundy and have issued a warrant for his arrest for First Degree Murder.

Lundy, who police said at 5:15 p.m. Friday remains at large, is approximately 5-feet, 5-inches tall and weighs 160 pounds with black hair.

Anyone with information concerning Lundy’s whereabouts should immediately call the KPD Crime Hotline at 865-215-7212 or 865-215-7317.

Police say the shooting investigation remains ongoing as Violent Crimes Unit investigators are continuing to follow all leads. 


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