Human body found in water near Maryville

Human body found in water near Maryville

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ROCKFORD (WATE) - Deputies in Blount County are investigating a human body found in the water.

About 7:30 Thursday evening, dispatch received the initial call about the body found in the Little River near the intersection of Roddy Branch Rd. and Maryville Pike.

All officials can confirm is that the body is male. He has yet to be identified.

No other details are being released at this time. The Blount County Sheriff's Office is leading the investigation.

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