Eliza Fletcher – latest: Cleotha Abston charged with murder as b
ody confirmed as missing heiress jogger
Memphis police have accused Cleotha Abston of first-degree murder subsequent
to affirming a body found on Monday night is missing Tennessee lady Eliza Fletcher.
"The departed casualty that was found yesterday in the 1600 block of Victor
has been distinguished as 34-year-old Eliza Fletcher,
Memphis police said in a tweet on Tuesday morning.
"Extra charges for 38-year-old Cleotha Abston have been added for First Degree
Murder and First Degree Murder in Perpetration of Kidnapping."
Mr. Abston showed up in court on Tuesday morning for arraignment on prior charges of
particularly disturbing grabbing and altering proof regarding Ms. Fletcher's snatching.