EAST RIDGE, Tennessee (WDEF) – East Ridge Police have identified the man whose body was found yesterday in a vehicle at a gas station on Ringgold Road.
They say he was 31 year old Andrey Viktorovic Tkachenko
A citizen reported that he was slumped behind the wheel of a van at the Stop N Go.
When fire personal found he was already dead.
A preliminary investigation revealed that Tkachenko had a history of prescription drug abuse.
The cause of death is still pending further investigation.