UPDATE: Former Riverdale High School Football Player Previously Reported Missing found Deceased

Feb 05, 2021 at 08:21 am by WGNS

Mr. Wigfall was found deceased in Chattanooga

WGNS has a sad news to report on a missing person case involving a former Riverdale High School Football Player who was reported as missing in Chattanooga, TN. 

27-Year old Michael Wigfall was last seen on January 21, 2021. Police confirmed on Thursday that his body was found in a parked vehicle located in Chattanooga. Authorities say that the vehicle was parked on January 22nd and had not been moved since February 4th, when he was found deceased. 

Wigfall called Murfreesboro home from age 9 to age 19. His mother, Tawana Corder stated…

Again, Wigfall was found deceased in his vehicle located in Chattanooga where he most recently lived. 

Chattanooga Police wrote in a statement, "Based on the preliminary investigation, it does not appear Mr. Wigfall's death was the result of a violent or intentional act by another person."

If you have details on this case contact the Charttanooga Police Department at (423)698-2525. If you have clues that would help authorities, but don't want your identity to be known, you can remain anonymous by calling the Chattanooga CrimeStoppers Hotline at (423)698-3333. 

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