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Body found in freight car outside chemical plant

Deputies are investigating after a body was found in a freight car near DuPont.
Deputies are investigating after a body was found in a freight car near DuPont.(WMC Action News 5)
Updated: Nov. 1, 2018 at 5:37 AM CDT
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SHELBY COUNTY, TN (WMC) - Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a body was found in a freight car near a Shelby County chemical plant.

Just before midnight Thursday, deputies were called to DuPont chemical plant on Fite Road where the body was fund in a railroad freight car.

DuPont is located just off of Highway 51, south of Millington.

Investigators believe the man got on board the car in Mexico.

They don’t know how long he was on the train, but foul play is not suspected.

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