Man killed in West Knox County shooting

KNOX COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The Knox County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit is investigating a shooting that left one man dead in West Knox County on Sunday night.

Jerry Graves, 23, of Knoxville was shot and killed in an apartment at Country Club Apartments in West Knox County just before 10 p.m. Sunday, according to the sheriff's office.

Investigators said the shooting happened when Graves and another man were in an altercation.

Authorities have identified the suspect, but did not take the suspect in custody as the situation is being referred to the Knox County District Attorney General's Office.