Individual robbed at gunpoint in North Knoxville

KPD is investigating an armed robbery that took place early Saturday evening.

The incident occurred on Central Avenue Pike just after 5 p.m. 

Upon arrival police were given the description of two suspects.  Jeffrey Laymon, 25, of Sevierville was located a short time after the incident. 

The second suspect was not located. He is described as a white male, approximately 30 years old, 5' 6'' and 140 pounds.

A K-9 was brought in to track the suspects path. Police recovered the victim's wallet and the weapon used in the robbery. 

No one was hurt in the robbery. If you have any information on the second suspect, please contact Knoxville Police. 

(© 2016 WBIR)


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