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Mail carrier finds body by side of road

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By WRCB Staff

MARION COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -- The Marion County Sheriff's Office and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are investigating a body that was found on the side of the road.

According to Marion County Sheriff Bo Burnett a mail carrier discovered the body on the side of Old Shellmound Rd about 11:30 am Central Time.

The body had a gunshot wound to the head.

The body has been identified as 50 year old Kenneth Hudson, of Francis Springs Road.

Hudson's body has been taken to Nashville for an autopsy.

Officials are currently looking for Hudson's 1994 Chevy pickup truck, black in color, which is missing. 

If you have any information please contact the Marion County Sheriff's Department.

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