Missing Selma man's body found; suspect arrested for murder

Missing Selma man's body found; suspect arrested for murder

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Ronald Mitchell (Photo Source: Selma PD) Ronald Mitchell (Photo Source: Selma PD)
Micah Dewayne Johnson (Photo Source: Selma PD) Micah Dewayne Johnson (Photo Source: Selma PD)
SELMA, AL (WSFA) -

A 19-year-old Selma man is under arrest charged with murder after he admitted to police that he shot missing person Micah Dewayne Johnson to death.

Police say 22-year-old Johnson was last seen by his mother on Monday, May 20 in the 500 block of Woodrow Ave.

Johnson was reported missing on Tuesday after family members became concerned that he did not return home or call.

During the investigation, police spoke to 19-year-old Ronald Mitchell after it was determined that he was the last person to have a conversation with Johnson early Tuesday morning. 

Mitchell admitted to police that he shot Johnson to death. He then led investigators to Johnson's body in a wooded area below the 100 block of Old Montgomery High.

Mitchell also admitted to hiding Johnson's vehicle.

At this time, the investigation into the case in ongoing. Mitchell has been charged with murder. His bond has been set at $3 Million. 

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