Greeneville Police identify body found in vehicle along roadway

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UPDATE: The Greeneville Police Department has identified the man found dead in a vehicle along the 70 bypass on Saturday, Jan. 23 as 32-year-old Andrew Davenport.

While foul play is not suspected, police are awaiting the results of a full autopsy. This is a developing story and we’ll continue to update the details as they become available.


GREENEVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — The Greeneville Police Department confirmed via email they are working a death investigation on Saturday.

According to a news release, officers received a complaint about a suspicious vehicle along 70 bypass in Greeneville. The release said officers answered the call and found a man dead at the scene.

GPD, the Greene County Sheriff’s Department and Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are handling the case. No other details have been provided.

Anyone with information is asked to call GPD Det. Sgt. Hobbs at (423) 783-2814, Greene County Sheriff Holt at (423) 798-1800 or 1-800-TBI-FIND.  

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