Juvenile arrested in case of missing Mississippi man found dead in Bessemer, Ala.

Michael Jones, 45.
Michael Jones, 45.(Source: Family)
Updated: Apr. 27, 2021 at 4:48 PM CDT
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BESSEMER, Ala. (WBRC) - Bessemer Police announced an arrest in the case of a missing Mississippi man who was found dead in Bessemer in May 2020.

Chief Mike Roper confirmed a Bessemer juvenile was arrested and will be charged with murder.

Officers said 45-year-old Michael Jones’ truck was found in the 1700 block of Clarendon Avenue on May 22, 2020. A continued search led to the discovery of Jones’ body in an abandoned house in the 1800 block of Fairfax Avenue. He had been shot, according to police.

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