KPD Investigating Fatal Drive-By Shooting

KPD is investigating a possible drive-by shooting in East Knoxville. Officers were called to the 3800 block of Selma Avenue just after 8:00 o’clock Tuesday night.

21-year-old Tashawn Forbes was pronounced dead on the scene. He had what appeared to be a gunshot wound to the head. Investigators found shell casings in the roadway suggesting it was a drive-by.

Officials say they have no suspects in custody, but KPD’s Violent Crimes Unit is investigating.

Weather

  • Forecast
  • Currents
  • Planner

What's happening

Chocolatefest Knoxville

Chocolatefest Knoxville

Join us for Chocolatefest Knoxville at World’s Fair Exhibition Hall this Saturday, January 25th to benefit Knoxville’s Ronald McDonald House!

Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon

Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon

This Saturday, January 25th is the annual Covenant Kids Run Kickoff at Zoo Knoxville! Admission to Zoo Knoxville on January 25th is free for each child who registers for the fun run and one accompanying guest. Additional guests get half-price admission to the zoo.

Game On Against Cancer

Game On Against Cancer

Get your game on! Join us for Game On Against Cancer benefiting Thompson Cancer Survival Center on March 6th, 2020.

Dogwood Arts House & Garden Show

Dogwood Arts House & Garden Show

The Dogwood Arts House & Garden Show will be held February 14th Р16th, 2020 at the Knoxville Convention Center in downtown Knoxville.

Knoxville Ice Bears

Knoxville Ice Bears

Join us on the rink this season to cheer on the Knoxville Ice Bears as they compete in the 2019-2020 season!