KPD seeks shooting suspect


Police are asking the public to help find a fugitive wanted on multiple felony warrants including four charging him with attempted first-degree murder.

Joe McCaleb, age 19,  is currently being sought by for allegedly firing several shots into a vehicle occupied by two adults and two juveniles in the 2200 block of Cityview Ave. in East Knoxville, according to a Knoxville Police Department press release.

None of the victims were physically injured in the Feb. 20 shooting, the release said.

McCaleb should be considered armed and dangerous, police said.

KPD’s Violent Crimes Unit is asking anyone who has information concerning his whereabouts to call the anonymous KPD Crime and Drug Hotline at 865-215-7212 or email
Published March 26, 2021