Family finds missing Knox County man's body

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- According to the Knox County Sheriff's Office, the body of the previously missing 30-year-old Glen Dale Cole was found this afternoon.

The Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death.

Investigators do not believe foul play was involved.

He was found at the 7900 block of Clinton Highway, his residence, by family members. Cole has been missing since April 28th. A friend previously thought he might be in a wooded area off Stanley Road or on Atkins Road.

Patrol Officers and K-9s searched the area at that time, but found no trace of Cole.

According to the missing person report, he had a history of suicide threats and suffered from emotional problems.

He apparently walked away from his residence without his medications.


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