Rep. Burchett, Knox County Sheriff Spangler urge public to assist with search for Jack Harrison

December 4, 2019
Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Tim Burchett (TN-02) and Knox County Sheriff Tom Spangler are asking residents of Knox County to keep an eye out for a missing member of the community. Jack Harrison, a 77-year-old man from Halls, was last seen on Nov. 17 at the Walmart in Halls. At the time of his disappearance, he was wearing jeans, a polo shirt, a brown jacket and a Denver Broncos baseball hat.
 
“My family and I are praying for Mr. Harrison and his family, as well as the dedicated law enforcement officers and members of our community working to bring Mr. Harrison back to safety. Before heading out to the grocery store, shopping for holiday gifts, or running errands, please take a look at the photo of Mr. Harrison. Remember his appearance and keep him in mind as you go about your day,” said Rep. Burchett.

“The Knox County Sheriff's Office is continuing the search for Mr. Harrison, unfortunately we have had no confirmed sightings of him at this point.  We are grateful to the media, the public and Congressman Burchett for their assistance in the ongoing search efforts to bring Mr. Harrison home,” said Sheriff Spangler.
 
If you see someone fitting Mr. Harrison’s description, please call 911 immediately.