UPDATE: 12:40 p.m. - Kentucky State Police Post 11 Public Information Officer Lloyd Cochran confirmed the cause of death to be from a gunshot wound, which detectives have determined to be self-inflicted. The body has yet to be identified.
WHITLEY COUNTY—The body of a man was found at Cumberland Falls State Resort Park Wednesday morning.
Kentucky State Police Trooper Lloyd Cochran confirmed that someone discovered the body of a deceased male and called police. Trooper Cochran said little details are known at this time but detectives with the Kentucky State Police are on scene.
According to scanner traffic, dispatch received the call at approximately 8:05 a.m.of body on a rock near the beach at Cumberland Falls.
The Times-Tribune will update with information as it becomes available.