Autopsy performed on woman's body found near cave

Autopsy performed on woman's body found near cave

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MANCHESTER (AP) - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is investigating the cause of death for a woman whose partially burned body was found near a cave in Coffee County.

WSMV-TV reported that an autopsy was started on Sunday on the body of a woman who has not yet been positively identified. The woman's body was found near an old rock quarry on Saturday and deputies and state investigators had the area blocked off as they searched for evidence.

The TBI said two men on four-wheelers discovered the woman's body on Saturday.

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