Body found in East Ridge motel

Body found in East Ridge motel

March 5th, 2011 by Staff Report in Local Regional News

A woman's body was found today in a room at the Superior Creek Lodge in East Ridge. Authorities say no foul play is suspected but an autopsy has been requested, police spokesman Erik Hopkins said in a news release.

He said police were called at 3:40 p.m. to find the body in room 148 and speak with witnesses. He said the woman's age is approximately 46 but did not release a name.

The body was transported to the Hamilton County Forensics Center.