Man’s body found in Roane County river

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Officers in Roane County are investigating after a man’s body was found Monday evening in the Emory River near the Morgan County line.

The Harriman Police Department says officers found the body just off Carter Avenue around 7 p.m. Both the police department and the Roane County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene.

Police are contacting law enforcement in Morgan County to see if they have any missing person reports.

The body, which appears to be that of a white male, is on its way to the forensics center. The investigation is ongoing.

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