PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (WJHL) – The Pigeon Forge Police Department has found a relative of deceased property owners with ties to Northeast Tennessee.
According to an updated post from the department, property belonging to Mary Helen Hyder (1905-1996) and Clarence Edwin Hyder (1908-1969) was found during an investigation.
The department originally asked for help locating any relatives of the Hyders, but a relative has been found with the public’s help.
“The property is very old and we have determined the owners are deceased,” the post states. “We would like to locate any surviving relative that this property may have sentimental value too.”
The post states some of the property recovered includes old photographs.
Pigeon Forge PD reports the Hyders were from Washington County, Tennessee.
“We really appreciate the public’s response in this matter,” the post stated in its update.