A man from Flat Lick was charged with murder Saturday night in connection with the death of a Middlesboro man whose body was found Friday.
State police arrested William J. Anderson, 32, at 8:30 p.m., charging him with murder in the death of Bobby Wiggins, 61, according to a news release.
State police said they got a report of the body being found in a wooded area at 11 a.m. Friday, and they located the body in Bell County just after 2 p.m.
After an autopsy, the body was identified as that of Wiggins, who Bell County Coroner Jay Steele said had been missing since Nov. 23.
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Steele said Hampton Funeral Home in Barbourville is in charge of arrangements for Wiggins.