ST. CLAIR SHORES (WWJ) – Police have confirmed the arrest of a person in connection with human remains that had been discarded along a stretch of highway in St. Clair Township.

A 59-year-old person was arrested on Friday and remains in police custody.

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The dismembered human remains were positively identified as a 32-year-old white male, missing since January 26 in St. Clair Shores.

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On Friday the St. Clair County medical examiner’s office conducted an autopsy on the body parts found Thursday in several garbage bags near Fred Moore Highway and Allington.

Police released a surveillance tape [SEE VIDEO] in search of a person-of-interest in the case described as a white woman driving a late 90′s Chevy Blazer, silver in color, matching the description of someone seen in the area dumping garbage Thursday afternoon.

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