BLAINE, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say the remains of a Wisconsin woman missing for more than three years have been found north of the Twin Cities a week after a suspect was charged with killing her.
The Wisconsin Department of Justice said the remains of 50-year-old Beth Johnson, of Nelson, were recovered in Blaine.READ MORE: Romez Coleman Charged With Violating No-Contact Order, Prompting Standoff At Bloomington Hotel
Last week prosecutors charged 48-year-old Randall Merrick, of Rochester, with first-degree intentional homicide, domestic abuse and hiding a corpse.READ MORE: Brooklyn Center Police Investigate Suspicious Death
The criminal complaint alleges that Merrick killed Johnson sometime between Christmas Day of 2016 and March 12, 2017 in Buffalo County, Wisconsin and buried or hid her body.MORE NEWS: Family, Friends Search For Keegan Oyugi, 26, Last Seen Near Prior Lake
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