Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Need the Community to help identify a person - UPDATED

UPDATE: The person below has been identified and has met with Detective Murray. Thank you for your help!

The Knox County Sheriff's Office is asking for help from the community in identifying the male in the images below. He is a person of interest in an ongoing investigation.

If you have any information, please contact the Sheriff's Office at 594-0429 and ask for Detective Don Murray. If he isn't available, please leave Det. Murray a message so he can get in touch with you.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Reckless Weapons Fire in Appleton by a Felon - September 10, 2016

Knox County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a call just before 5 o’clock on the 10th regarding a neighbor on Fishtown Rd. in Appleton firing his gun off the deck of a residence.  According to witnesses, this wasn’t the first time the suspect has done this.  The person doing the shooting was identified as Lance Huff, 40, of Appleton. In an interview with Huff, he admitted that he was intoxicated, but denied shooting a gun. 

Based on witness statements and evidence gathered after Deputies obtained a search warrant for the residence, Huff was arrested and charged with Terrorizing-Class D, Discharge of a Firearm within 300 ft. of a residence, Class E and two Class C felonies of Reckless conduct with a firearm, and Possession of a Firearm by a prohibited person due to being convicted of a previous felony.   

Huff remains at Knox County Jail with bail set at $5,000 cash.

Thursday, September 1, 2016