Body found in Somerville, Tennessee, person identified

Body found in Somerville, Tennessee

SOMERVILLE, Tenn. — A body was found in Somerville, Tennessee Sunday evening.

According to the TBI, the body was found in the 300 block of West Market Street.

TBI released the following statement regarding the body being found.

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It reads as follows:

At the request of the 25th District Attorney General Mark Davidson, TBI is conducting a death investigation in Somerville, TN.
 
This is an active and ongoing investigation.

TBI has identified the vicitim as Keary Chears, 58.

The investigation remains active and ongoing, so check back for updates once we keep learning more info.