DUNLAP (Time Free Press) - TBI spokeswoman Kristin Helm says the body found Thursday in the Sequatchie River south of Dunlap has been identified as 55-year-old Clifford Carden Jr.

In an e-mail, Helm said she didn't have information on Carden's residence. She said his burned car also was found Thursday, but she couldn't say where.

The medical examiner is working to determine a cause of death while investigators continue to seek a suspect, Helm said in the e-mail.

Sequatchie County Sheriff Ronnie Hitchcock said more information will be released at a news conference later today in Dunlap.

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