Suspicious Person Arrested Near Harcourt Rd. Carrying a Handgun and Club
November 24, 2015 - 12:39 PM
Booking photo Kevin R. Fawcett Jr. age 39
(Photo provided by the Knox County Sheriff's Office)
MOUNT VERNON - While
patrolling the area of Harcourt Rd. around 4 am, Deputy Kevin Durbin spotted a
male dressed in dark clothing standing near a group of storage units. As he
made contact with the person, he noticed a wooden club sticking out of his coat
During their encounter a loaded handgun was also discovered in his coat
pocket. The suspect was identified as Kevin Fawcett Jr. of Mount Vernon. He is
currently in the Knox County Jail on charges of carrying a concealed weapon.
Detectives are also investigating where he may have obtained several cell
phones and other property that he had with him.
On October 29, 2015 Fawcett was
arrested by deputies during a traffic stop and charged with improperly handling
a firearm in a vehicle when they discovered two loaded handguns.
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