GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio (CNN Newsource) – A convicted sex offender is back in police custody but this time, he is charged in a murder.
Frederick Hampton, 50, was arrested Sunday in Garfield Heights, Ohio. He’s charged with abuse of a corpse.
Authorities found the body of an Alabama woman buried behind a home owned by one of Hampton’s relatives.
Paighton Houston disappeared from a Birmingham bar in late December. Her body was found weeks later, wrapped in a sheet.
Hampton hasn’t been charged with her murder but police are still investigating.
He will be sent back to Alabama but when that will happen hasn’t been set yet.