Body Discovered Near Weiss Lake Egg Co.
A body was discovered along US Highway 411, near the former Weiss Lake Egg Company. According to Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver, today, a motorist called to report what appeared to be a body. Investigators have identified the body as 54-year-old Donald Keener, of Centre. He was pronounced dead at the scene by Cherokee County Coroner Jeremy Deaton. The Cherokee County Major Crimes Unit, JSU Center for Applied Science, and Alabama State Troopers processed the scene. The cause of death is pending, and the case remains under investigation by the Major Crimes Unit.