Knoxville Police seeking murder suspect after shooting victim identified

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UPDATE, Jan. 11, 2:00 P.M.: Knoxville Police Violent Crimes Unit investigators have obtained a warrant for the arrest of Landon Hank Black, 25, of Knoxville, for first-degree murder for the shooting that resulted in the death of 30-year-old Brandon Lee.

Black remains at large. He is described as a white male measuring approximately 6’1” and 200 pounds with brown eyes and brown hair.

Landon Black, 25. Photo: Knoxville Police Department

Lee has been identified as the victim of a fatal shooting that occurred in the early hours of December 27, 2020 at Billiards and Brews in the 870 block of Unicorn Drive.

Anyone with information concerning Black’s whereabouts is urged to call investigators at 865-215-7116. Tips can also be submitted by messaging the official KPD Facebook page (@KnoxvillePD) or by emailing

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — Knoxville Police Department is investigating after a person died in a shooting at Billiards and Brews overnight.

KPD reports around 2:20 a.m., officers responded to a shooting in the 8700 block of Unicorn Drive.

When they arrived, they found a male victim in the parking lot suffering from a gunshot wound.

Officers attempted CPR until the victim was transported to UT Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead.

KPD’s Violent Crimes Unit are investigating and ask if anyone with information to call 865-215-7212.


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