19-year-old arrested after man's body found - WKRN News 2

19-year-old arrested after man's body found

Posted:
Keith Steward, 19, is charged with criminal homicide in the death of a man who disappeared in July. Keith Steward, 19, is charged with criminal homicide in the death of a man who disappeared in July.

SODDY-DAISY, Tenn. (AP) - Authorities in Soddy-Daisy have charged a teen with criminal homicide in the death of a man who disappeared in July.

City Police Chief Phil Hamrick told WTVC-TV Tuesday morning that officers arrested 19-year-old old Keith Steward in the killing of 24-year-old Casey Burgiss.

Investigators found Burgiss' remains Monday in a remote area on Montlake Mountain.

Police believe Burgiss was killed in a dispute over drugs.

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by WorldNow

441 Murfreesboro Road Nashville, TN 37210

Telephone: 615.369.7222
Fax: 615.369.7329
Email: news@wkrn.com

Can’t find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Young Broadcasting of Nashville, LLC. A Media General Company.