Suspect in Miller County homicide arrested

11 months 3 weeks 4 days ago Monday, September 24 2018 Sep 24, 2018 Monday, September 24, 2018 5:28:00 PM CDT September 24, 2018 in News
By: Leo Rocha, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
Tyler J. Worthington.

MILLER COUNTY - Officials say they arrested a suspect in Chicago for the June murder of Tyler J. Worthington.

A prosecutor issued an arrest warrant for Joseph P. Mckenna after an investigation into the homicide.

Miller County deputies first found Worthington's remains in a rural part of the county on June 11. They began treating it as a homicide on June 15.

The Miller County Sheriff's Office then released Worthington's name on July 5.

Mckenna is being held in Illinois on a $750,000 bond for second-degree murder while he waits to be brought to Missouri.

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