One man dead, 2 wounded in drug-fueled Knoxville home robbery

One man dead, 2 wounded in drug-fueled Knoxville home robbery

June 26th, 2014 by The Knoxville News Sentinel in Local - Breaking News

Police are on the scene of a reported shooting in the 2800 block of Valley View Road in North Knoxville on Thursday, June 26, 2014.

Photo by Associated Press /Times Free Press.

KNOXVILLE - Police on Thursday were questioning four males in connection with a North Knoxville shooting that left a man dead and two others wounded.

"All of the suspects and the five individuals who were inside the residence at the time of the robbery were acquaintances in high school," Knoxville Police Department spokesman Darrell DeBusk said Thursday.

"Robbery and drugs appear to have been the motive for the targeted incident."

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