No details yet, but officials say they have the armed suspect in custody.
Police issued a warning Tuesday morning after a man fled the scene of an accident on I-75 near Emory Road.
No word when the man was taken into custody. Officials said he was armed with a rifle when he fled the scene.
The man has not been identified and no word on any charges.
KPD warning drivers and residents in North Knoxville to be on the lookout for an armed suspect.
Authorities say the driver fled an accident on I-75 South near Emory Road Tuesday morning.
The suspect is described as a white man in his late 40’s with white hair and wearing a blue pullover. He was armed with a rifle.
If you spot a man in the area you’re asked to call police.