Person of interest sought after Troy man found dead, vehicle stolen

Person of interest sought after Troy man found dead, vehicle stolen
Troy police are looking for this man in connection to the death of 58-year-old Willie Charles Scott of Troy. (Source: Troy Police Department)

TROY, Ala. (WSFA) - The Troy Police Department is looking for a man wanted in connection to a Wednesday death investigation.

Troy police say that shortly after noon, officers found Willie Charles Scott, 58, of Troy, dead in his home in the 22000 block of U.S. 231 North. Scott’s vehicle, a red four-door 2003 Saturn Ion, was missing from the home.

Police say the vehicle should have an Alabama tag that reads “55AY701.”

A photo of an unidentified person of interest has been released. The man may have connections to the Jefferson County area, according to Central Alabama CrimeStoppers.

Troy police are looking for this man in connection to the death of 58-year-old Willie Charles Scott of Troy.
Troy police are looking for this man in connection to the death of 58-year-old Willie Charles Scott of Troy. (Source: Troy Police Department)

If anyone can identify the person of interest or has information about the location of Scott’s vehicle or the incident involving Scott’s death, they are asked to call Troy police at 334-566-0500, the Secret Witness Line at 334-566-5555 or CrimeStoppers at 215-STOP (7867).

The Pike County District Attorney’s Office, Pike County Coroner’s Office and Alabama Department of Forensic Science are assisting in the investigation.

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