UPDATE: Sevier County Sheriff’s Office releases new information on suspect accused of killing mother, stabbing grandmother

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SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — UPDATE (Friday, Sept. 4, 2:20 p.m.) — The Sevier County Sheriff’s Office released new photos and a description of the car that Josh Carr is driving.

Joshua Carr (Sevier County Sheriff’s Office)

Carr is charged with homicide and aggravated assault for the killing of his mother, Pamela Carr, and the stabbing of his grandmother early Wednesday morning, according to the Sheriff’s Department.

Carr is believed to be driving a blueish-gray 2009 Hyundai Sonata with the license plate 8A10M5. Carr, 30, is described as 6-foot-1 and weighing 205 pounds. He has strawberry blonde hair and blue eyes. The Sheriff’s Office says if you see Carr you should not approach him and call the office at 865-453-4668.

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SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — UPDATE (Thursday, Sept. 3, 7:30 p.m.) — The Sevier County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday they were continuing to follow leads in the search for a dangerous murder suspect accused of killing his mother and stabbing his grandmother early Wednesday morning.

Officials also identified the slain victim as Pamela Carr, the mother of Josh Carr, 30, who remains on the run.

Carr’s grandmother was hospitalized Wednesday with non-life threatening injuries from the incident.

As far as the search for Josh Carr goes, SCSO’s Chief Deputy Michael Hodges said Thursday night: “We are continuing out investigation and are following leads as they come in or as we develop them.”

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SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — The Sevier County Sheriff’s Office said Wednesday night they had identified the man suspected of killing his mother and stabbing his grandmother in a home off Bluff Mountain Road.

Josh Carr. (FILE Photo: Sevier County Sheriff’s Office)

SCSO saying that Josh Carr, 30, is still at large and is considered dangerous and possibly armed. The agency has warrants out for Carr for aggravated assault and a pending homicide warrant.

The incident occurred Wednesday around 5:45 a.m. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is also assisting SCSO in the investigation.

Carr’s grandmother suffered non-life threatening injuries from the incident.

If you know the whereabouts of Carr, you’re asked to call 911 immediately.

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Investigators on scene of reported murder in Sevier County

SEVIER COUNTY, Tenn. (WATE) — Authorities are investigating a reported murder in Sevier County.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is working the case along with the Sevier County Sheriff’s Office. The reported murder occurred Wednesday along Bluff Mountain Road.

There are very few details at this time and WATE 6 On Your Side is working to learn more.

This is a developing story.

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