Phelps County man arrested for abandoning woman's body
PHELPS COUNTY - Deputies arrested a man on Tuesday in connection with the body of a woman found in a ditch in January.
Investigators found the body of Kayla Wilson, 25, of Cuba in a ditch in the area of County Roads 3000 and 3220. An autopsy found she had died from an accidental overdose.
Authorities later determined Michael Garrison, also from Cuba, and another male were responsible for leaving Wilson's body in the ditch on January 17.
Deputies arrested Garrison in St. Clair on suspicion of abandonment of a corpse. He was taken to the Phelps County jail, where he posted a $15,000 bond.