Second arrest made in Johnstown death investigation

March 10, 2017 05:18 PM

A second arrest has been made after a Johnstown man's body was found more than 1,000 miles away in Arkansas.

Michael Stivers is now charged with abuse of a corpse. Virginia Colvin of Johnstown was arrested in Arkansas earlier this week on the same charge.

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Police tell NewsChannel 13 the body of an 89-year-old man was put in a suitcase and driven to a farm outside of Little Rock.    

The body has not been identified and it's not clear how the man died.


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