Arrest made in 3 year old murder of Spanish Fort man

Working in conjunction with authorities in Missouri, Mobile police were able to secure an arrest in a three-year-old case stemming from a 2012 murder.

According to police records, on Jan. 5, 2012 the Mobile Police Department responded to the Spring Hill Memorial Gardens Cemetery located on Pierce Road after a vehicle fire was reported.

Once the flames were extinguished, authorities say, the body of a male victim was found in the vehicle. That man was later identified as 31-year-old Michael Adkins of Spanish Fort.

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