Woman found fatally shot in Tellico Plains, drugs suspected

TELLICO PLAINS, Tenn. (WVLT)--A Monroe County woman was found shot in the head this morning.

Deputies think it was drug related.

About 9:45 Friday morning Monroe County deputies went to 325 Towee Falls Road in Tellico Plains, TN.

When they got there they found a 38 year-old woman with a fatal gunshot wound to the head.

Deputies are investigating, but think drugs were involved.

No suspects have been arrested.

The name of the victim hasn't been released yet.


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