Two bodies found in West Knoxville hotel, police investigating

The Knoxville Police Department is investigating after two bodies were found Friday afternoon at a West Knoxville hotel room.

The call came in around 12:30 p.m. from the Red Roof Inn on Advantage Place, off Cedar Bluff.

Officers found the bodies of a man and woman inside a rented room.

The bodies will be transported to the forensic center where autopsies will be performed to determine the cause of death. The initial investigation shows no signs of foul play.

KPD investigators and crime lab have been dispatched to the scene.
Local 8 News has a crew on the scene working to gather more information.

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