TOP PHOTO: Members of the La Follette Rescue Squad recovered the body of Mark Kitts on Monday evening.
LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – UPDATE: Officials with the Campbell County Sheriff’s Department said there were no indications of foul play. The body has been sent for an autopsy. (9/26/2023- 2:56PM)
A La Follette man was reported by his family to have gone missing on Sunday around lunch time.
Late Monday afternoon, Campbell County Sheriff’s deputies and detectives were searching for Mark Kitts in the Elbow Hollow area near Norris Lake and came across Kitts’ ATV at 5pm. About a half hour later, Kitts body was discovered on the lake bank at the edge of the water. Members of the La Follette Rescue Squad were called to recover the body in an area not far from Alder Springs Road.
LRS officials confirm that the body of Mark Kitts was recovered near the Hidden Springs subdivision at the end Elbow Hollow Lane.
Investigators with the sheriff’s office are handling the investigation. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 09/26/2023-2AM)