SEALE, Ala. (WRBL) — The Russell County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man on arson and theft charges after the SUV of a missing woman was found burnt on Carver Road.
Russell County Sheriff Heath Taylor confirmed to that Kenneth Lawhorn, 58, is a suspect and person of interest in the case of Michelle Hough, who went missing on Sunday. Hough had reportedly visited Lawhorn, a mechanic, about her car on Nov. 5 and was not seen again.
Lawhorn is being charged with arson of a vehicle and theft of a motor vehicle in the first degree. He is currently being held at Russell County Jail.