|Published: 8:49 AM, 04/15/2013
||Last updated: 8:49 AM, 04/15/2013
Author: Staff Report
Source: The Monroe County Advocate
On Thursday afternoon, Monroe
County deputies were dispatched to a residence in Tellico Plains on a
shooting call, but as of Friday afternoon few details had been
Authorities confirmed they found a
middle-aged white male lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to
his chest and a shotgun lying beside him.
An investigation is being conducted by
Monroe County detectives and an autopsy has been requested through
the District Attorney's Office per standard protocols, investigators
At this time, there is no evidence of
criminal intent, investigators said.
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