• At 3:33 p.m. Wednesday, July 28, a Knox County Sheriff’s Office unit responded to 11130 Kingston Pike in reference to a theft. Complainant/owner advised there was a male subject wearing a yellow shirt and shorts and an elderly couple looking around at merchandise.
The owner advised that while she was helping the elderly couple, the suspect advised her he would be back in 20 minutes. The owner advised that after the elderly couple left, she walked by one of her display cabinets and noticed that a whole tray of gold bracelets — seven bracelets with a combined estimated value listed at $14,000 — had been stolen. Security cameras are operational throughout the store, she advised, adding her IT person would be at the store around 9 a.m., Thursday, July 29, to pull the security camera footage.
• At 8:53 p.m., Thursday, July 29, officers responded to a disturbance at a Parkside Drive restaurant involving a suspect who “appeared under the influence of hallucinogens,” the report stated. “The complainant said the suspect had been harassing customers and tried to enter a vehicle that was occupied by a customer. Officers escorted the suspect out of the restaurant and into the parking lot. The suspect attempted to pull away from the officers and run.” Suspect was placed in wrist restraints and arrested “for being a danger to himself and others,” the report also added. He then was transported to Roger D. Wilson Detention facility.