Authorities in Lewis County say that a body was found on the Lewis/Carter County line Wednesday.
Sheriff Johnny Bivens said that he received a call from authorities in Carter County around 3:00 p.m. notifying him that the body had been found by two men who were scouting the area for turkeys.
The body has not been identified.
An autopsy has been scheduled for Thursday in Frankfort.
Bivens did not say whether or not authorities believe the remains discovered are those of the missing man Justin Johnson.