James Michael Thomas’ body was found Friday, March 10, 2017 in Cheatham County, Tennessee while detectives were investigating a Homicide-Cold Case. AUTHORITIES SEEKING TIPS.
Body Found Friday in Cheatham County Identified as Murder Victim James Thomas
The man found murdered Friday on the side of a steep cliff near Lovers Leap Road in Cheatham County is identified as missing person James Michael Thomas, 38, of Delaware Avenue.
Information developed by Homicide-Cold Case detectives led to the recovery of Thomas’ decomposing body. A relative reported him missing on January 15th.
Detectives believe Thomas was murdered in Nashville and that his body was taken to Cheatham County. They are pursuing strong leads.
Anyone who has information about the murder of James Thomas is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward. Persons can also send an electronic tip by texting the word “CASH” along with the message to 274637 (CRIMES), or online at www.nashvillecrimestoppers.com.
James Michael Thomas was last seen on January 15, 2017 and found Friday, March 10, 2017 in Cheatham County.
If you or anyone you know has any information to help detectives solve this crime, please contact the proper authorities listed above immediately.
Cheatham County Sheriff’s Department can be reached at (615) 792-4341.
The family is expected to hold a Celebration of Life Saturday, March 18, 2017.
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