TBI Investigating Homicide In Monteagle

Crime scene photo provided

Crime scene photo provided

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has confirmed they have been requested by 12th District Attorney General Michael Taylor to investigate a homicide that occurred on Tuesday in Monteagle, TN. Police in Monteagle responded to a residence on 3rd Street after being notified by a family member that the victim was found deceased inside the home. The victim has been identified as 65-year-old Kenneth Tate.
Since the investigation remains active and ongoing, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation cannot speak to any specifics at this stage.