Knox County Sheriff’s Report – Apr 22, 2022
(Information courtesy of The Knox County Sheriff’s Office)
A complainant called to report a deer that they believed was struck by a vehicle and possibly stuck in a fence. A deputy responded and the deer was dispatched. A report was completed for documentation.
Unit 1 failed to yield from a flashing red light and proceeded into the path of Unit 2 who had the right of way, causing Unit 2 to strike Unit 1.
A complainant called and reported that a catalytic converter was stolen from his vehicle while it was parked on his business property. The complainant requested a report on file for insurance purposes.
A complainant advised the victim had his identity stolen or used to open an electric account and possibly a phone account through AT&T.
A Sheriff advised he was out with a male that was flagging down traffic on Cassell Road. Deputies started en route to his location. The male was identified and had a warrant for his arrest out of Knox County. The male was currently on the run from a traffic stop that he fled the day prior. OSHP Troopers arrived on the scene and secured the male. Deputies arrived on the scene and transported the male to the Knox County Jail.
Deputies were dispatched to Columbus Road on a report of vandalism to property.