KCSO: Waffle House shooting suspect at large, two hospitalized

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The Knox County Sheriff's Office is investigating an incident which occurred early Saturday morning around 3:30 a.m. and left two people in the hospital with the suspect at large.

This morning around 3:30 a.m. at the Waffle House at 411 North Cedar Bluff Road, an initial investigation led by law enforcement discovered one person was shot and another cut with an edged weapon.

Both victims are being treated at UT Medical Center.

The suspect is described as a black male, mid 20s, dark complexion, 5'9', around 180 pounds, wearing blue jeans and possibly a red and white shirt.

He is believed to be armed with a black semi-automatic handgun and should be considered dangerous. If you have any information, you may contact KCSO at 215-2243.