According to TBI spokesperson Leslie Earheart, the deceased individual has been identified as Derrick Wayne Wilhoit
of Caryville, with a date of birth of 10/6/92.
TBI Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division, working alongside the 8th Judicial District Drug Task Force, are investigating the circumstances leading to the death of a man whose body was discovered Thursday morning in the 100 block of Pike Lane in Caryville.
His body has been sent for an autopsy to determine the cause of death.
At this time, the investigation remains active and ongoing. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 07/24/2020-3PM)