Grand jury indicts armed robbery suspect

One of the men accused of robbing Union College students at gunpoint earlier this year has been indicted.

Christopher Jefferson

A Knox County Grand Jury returned the indictment March 23, charging Christopher Jefferson, 21, of Memphis, Tn with first-degree robbery. According to the indictment, Jefferson is accused of “threatening the use of physical force while armed with a firearm and in the course of committing a theft.”

According to court documents, Jefferson is set to be arraigned in the Knox County Circuit Court on April 4 at 10 a.m. with the Hon. Gregory Lay presiding.

The Grand Jury also returned the following indictments:

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