Authorities are investigating after a 66-year-old Maryville man was discovered dead inside his home Monday morning.
According to the Daily Times, Arthur Downey was found unresponsive at his home on Turkey Pen Branch Road by family members around 12:30 a.m.
The Blount County Sheriff's Office is investing Downey's death as a homicide.
Anyone with information is urged to call 865-273-5200.
*The Daily Times contributed to this report.