Two Arrests After Knoxville Swat & FBI Raid Home Near School

A Wednesday raid by the Knox County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team and the FBI at a home near a school led to two arrests.

That’s according to a report obtained by WVLT News.
The raid happened around 6 a.m. at a home on Alki Lane. Inside, officers reportedly found two people, identified as John Johnson and Ahmed Hawkins, and the following:

  • A Glock 19
  • An Anderson AM-15 AR pistol
  • $2,545 in cash
  • One gram of marijuana
  • 144 packages of grey powder believed to be heroin
  • Another 306 grams of suspected heroin
  • A Bersa handgun
  • Seven blenders believed to be used in the manufacturing of heroin
  • Six digital scales
  • A Glock 23
  • 69 grams of pressed Adderall that tested positive for meth
  • A Ruger SR9

Both Johnson and Hawkins are convicted felons, the report said. Additionally, the home was located within a TCA Restricted Zone, which is a zone surrounding Giving Tree Montessori School with extra drug and weapons restrictions.
Johnson and Hawkins were charged with several drug and weapons charges.

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