• MLGW worker finds body near retirement community in Memphis, officials say

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    MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Memphis Police Department and the Memphis Fire Department are investigating after a body was found. 

    According to police, a body was found near a pond on the 2700 block of Battle Creek Drive. This also near the Wesley Stage Park Affordable Retirement Community. 

    The body was identified Saturday as Rosevelt Davis, 17.

    Investigators told FOX13 an MLGW worker found the body around 8 a.m. Friday morning.

    Officials said the body appeared to be a man, but they would not reveal the age.

    Investigators are still working to determine if foul play involved.

    Homicide detectives were spotted on the scene - but this is not considered a homicide at this time.

    Police told FOX13 this is currently a death investigation.


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