Mom finds naked sex offender inside her Knoxville home, report says

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) – On December 19, the Knoxville Authorities Department reacted to a call of a trespasser inside Daphne Crowley’s home.

Crowley stated she was returning house that day, waiting on her child to respond to the door.

The mom stated as soon as her child unlocked, they recognized a complete stranger was inside their house using absolutely nothing however a brand name brand-new set of shoes that came from her child.

Crowley stated she informed her child to call the cops, while she pursued the burglar.

“I chased him with these sticks cause had I got a hold of him, I would have beat him. But he ran down the street into this pathway,” shared Crowley.

As soon as KPD officers got here on the scene, they had the ability to discover and apprehend desired sex transgressor 27-year-old Michael Tyler Henegar in a woody location near Crowley’s home.

Authorities reported discovering numerous of Crowley’s personal belongings, consisting of a Scooby-Doo bag, and an effect drill.

Crowley stated she’s pleased Henegar was captured, and she prepares to get an alarm set up quickly.

She thought Henegar was available in through the patio area door, that her grandchild left opened.

Till she gets the alarm, Crowley has her couch obstructing the patio area door entryway to her home.

“I’m calm now, but at the time I was literally shaking and cried because it’s scary. You think these people are in your house and they are sex offenders and you have your kids running around and you’re thinking you’re safe,” stated Crowley.

KPD reported Henegar was founded guilty of sexual exploitation of a 14-year-old woman by electronic methods in 2014, and has a history of various offenses for not signing up as a sex transgressor.

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Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.