Body found identified as 33-year-old Caryville man

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By Joseph P. King II

 VASPER—The body of a man found in an area near Tackett Loop Road Wednesday night is believed to be Ronnie Leon Poe, 33, of Caryville, according to preliminary autopsy reports released by Campbell County Sheriff Chief Deputy Aaron Evans earlier today.

The body was found by neighbors in the area about 10 p.m. Wednesday.

Evans said authorities have opened an investigation related to the death.

Additional details were not immediately available.

This story will be updated.