NEW DETAILS: Knoxville Police say suspected Illegal immigrant fell to his death

Knoxville (WVLT) - Knoxville Police say they believe a man who fell to his death overnight is an illegal immigrant.

Officers found the man's body near a building at the corner of Depot and North Gay Street at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Police say he had an ID in his pocket, but it was fake.

They say he apparently fell from the roof of a nearby building, but don't know how he got up there, or what he was doing up there.

They do not suspect foul play.

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