Body found behind church of Christ building

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KNOXVILLE, TN — Police are investigating the discovery of a body found in the woods behind a North Knoxville church Monday morning.

A male body was found shortly before 11 a.m. in the woods behind the parking lot of Norwood Church of Christ, 6001 Central Avenue Pike, according to Knoxville Police Department spokesman Darrell DeBusk.

The body, which has yet to be identified, was clothed and appears to have been there “a while,” DeBusk said.

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The Wayfellow will follow up when more details emerge.