NamUs: The National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs)
A man looking for a place to fish in a creek in the Ruth community discovered the decedent's remains around 11 a.m. and called authorities. The remains were found off Eagle Point Road, about three miles west of Arab and about half a mile from the Morgan County line. The body was partly in the creek and was missing the head, hands, and feet. A rope was tied to the his legs.
Investigators believe he may be the victim of a homicide and murdered elsewhere before being dumped at the location where he was found...