GROVE HILL, Ala. (AP) - Clarke County authorities have identified a body found stuffed in a refrigerator as 30-year-old T.C. Reed III of McIntosh.
A suspect has been arrested on a murder charge in the death. Reed was reported missing several weeks ago.
His body was found Wednesday. A deputy investigating Reed's disappearance found the body in a fridge behind a home on Mount Zion Road, about five miles northwest of Grove Hill. The coroner identified Reed based on his dental records.
Sheriff's investigators arrested 25-year-old Keith Welch of Grove Hill. He was in jail Thursday pending charges in Reed's death and did not immediately have a lawyer. The cause of Reed's death remained under investigation.