Body found behind church in Clarksville

Posted at 4:12 PM, Nov 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-01 18:32:46-05

A body was found in Clarksville behind the Full Gospel Tennessee Church.

An unknown source contacted police with a tip Friday afternoon. When officers arrived, they found the body of a deceased male near the 600 block of Lafayette Road.

The body was later identified as 34-year-old Brian Franqui Santiago of Clarksville.

Police say there are no obvious signs of foul play but they are investigating the death as a homicide, which is standard procedure for unattended deaths.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information was asked to call Detective Kurtich, 931-648-0656, ext. 5556, TIPSLINE 931-645-8477, or go online and submit a tip anonymously at