Tallapoosa County murder suspect arrested
TALLAPOOSA COUNTY, Ala. (WSFA) - Tallapoosa County Sheriff Jimmy Abbett says a wanted man is in custody.
Willie Wyckoff, 59, was arrested near Dadeville Monday afternoon. He is charged with the murder of 70-year-old Michael Johnson.
Abbett said Johnson’s body was found in a wooded area of Highway 50 Friday night. Deputies found his body while investigating a nearby abandoned vehicle.
Abbett said they determined a crime may have happened there. After further investigation, a murder warrant was issued against Wyckoff.
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