Body found in Boone Lake

SULLIVAN COUNTY, TN (WJHL) – Officials with Sullivan County Sheriff’s office tell News Channel 11 that a body was found on Saturday morning in Boone Lake. Authorities say a fisherman spotted the body of a male near the end of Blue Heron Lane in Piney Flats.

Sullivan County Sheriff detectives responded to the scene to investigate. The body was taken to Holston Valley Medical Center and will be sent for an autopsy and identification.

The sheriff’s department was assisted by the Kingsport Lifesaving Crew and Bluff City Rescue Squad.

Copyright 2016 WJHL. All rights reserved.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s