Body found in Tennessee River in Chattanooga shows no signs of foul play

Body found in Tennessee River in Chattanooga shows no signs of foul play

June 10th, 2014 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

The Chattanooga Police Department reports that an initial viewing of a body found in the Tennessee River Monday showed no signs of foul play.

Police responded to 4301 Amnicola Highway around 1:30 p.m. after local fishermen found the body floating just off shore.

The body was transported by Hamilton County EMS to the Medical Examiner's Office for examination.

Police said in a news release that the victim was a white male and authorities are attempting to make contact with family members.

The investigation is ongoing.