One person in custody in relation to missing person case

ALBERTVILLE, AL (WAFF)- Albertville police say they have a person in custody in connection with a case involving missing Albertville woman.

Tonya Turnmire disappeared earlier this month after leaving the Y-mart in Boaz, where she worked.

Police say the man she was in a relationship with has confessed to killing her.

He is being held in the jail, but has not been charged at this time.

Police are conducting a search for Turnmire's body.

A news conference on the case will be held Monday morning.

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