UNICOI COUNTY, Tenn. (WJHL) – The gentleman billed with murder soon after a Johnson City woman’s system was discovered at the Unaka Mountain Splendor Place has been extradited back again to Tennessee.
Bradley John Miller, 43, of Johnson City, was arrested in Ashland, Kentucky on June 6 and afterwards waived his ideal to extradition.
Clerks at the Unicoi County Sessions Court docket advised News Channel 11 that Miller was arraigned Tuesday morning on expenses of to start with-diploma murder and abuse of a corpse.
Miller was appointed an lawyer by the court. He was also specified a court docket day of Thursday, June 16.
Miller was determined as a suspect by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Unicoi County Sheriff’s Business following the system uncovered at Elegance Spot was discovered as Athena Saunders. Saunders experienced been Miller’s girlfriend at the time of her alleged murder.
Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley earlier informed Information Channel 11 that Miller experienced been a person of the first persons interviewed in the investigation and had been cooperative prior to being established as the suspect. Hensley also said it appeared that Saunders’ physique had been still left at the Natural beauty Location for a number of days ahead of the corpse was discovered by kids climbing in the location.