Woman's body recovered from water at Sequoyah Hills Park

Woman's body recovered from water at Sequoyah Hills Park

September 6th, 2012 by The Knoxville News Sentinel in Local - Breaking News

The Knoxville Fire Department boat heads back after recovering a body from Fort Loudoun Lake Thursday September 6, 2012.

Photo by The Knoxville News Sentinel /Times Free Press.

KNOXVILLE - Knoxville police are investigating the discovery of a woman's body found floating in Fort Loudoun Lake across from Sequoyah Hills Park this afternoon.

Authorities were alerted about 1:19 p.m. by a resident who first spotted the body from his back porch on Cherokee Boulevard.

The witness confirmed his suspicions with binoculars and then called E-911, according to Knoxville Police Department spokesman Darrell DeBusk.

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