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Dead Body Found in McNairy Co.

By 7 Eyewitness News Staff
By news@wbbjtv.com

MCNAIRY COUNTY, Tenn. - The McNairy County Sheriff's Department is investigating a case involving a dead body that was found in the south part of the county Saturday night.

According to investigators, a resident looking for arrowheads near a creek found the skeletal remains near the intersection of Houston Cemetary and Dickey Road.

Sheriff Guy Buck told 7 Eyewitness News the body could be the McNairy County man who has been missing since June. Sheriff Buck would not release his name.

Buck said there is no reason to suspect foul play.

The remains have been sent to the medical examiner in Memphis to determine the cause of death.