BREAKING: Body found in Whitwell
Sheriff Burnett with the Marion County Sheriff's Department has confirmed to Channel 3 that a body was found in a river in Whitwell, between 7:30-8:00 am Monday.
An off duty officer was on the river and discovered it. The body belongs to a male, possibly white, it's been in the water too long to determined much.
TBI is involved in the investigation and the body is in Nashville.