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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.