The Hawkins County Sheriff's Office and the TBI are investigating after a deer hunter located human remains in a creek in the Clinch Community on East Pumpkin Valley.
On Nov. 24, 2017 at approximately 1 p.m., investigators said they were called to the scene and found a badly decomposed female. She has been identified as Callie Mahayla Ison, 26, of Big Stone Gap, Virginia.
ORIGINAL STORY: Deer hunter finds woman's body in Hawkins County
The cause of death has been ruled a homicide.
The Hawkins County Sheriff's Office said this is "a very active and ongoing homicide investigation, with all leads being vigorously pursued." According to investigators, a person of interest has been developed.
Anyone with information concerning this case is asked to call the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office 423-272-4848 or Central Dispatch 423-272-7121.