Update: Arrest made in connection with Pinson woman's death
By Edward Burch
One person , Kenneth Childers, a 27-year-old African American male from Birmingham has been arrested and formally charged with Abuse of a Corpse, in connection with the death of Megan Monroe. He is currently in the Jefferson County Jail. During the execution of a search warrant, in the West End area of Birmingham, as a follow up in this case, a second male was taken into custody. He has not been formally charged as of yet but we anticipate charging him as well. Additional charges may be forthcoming pending an official cause of death from the coroner's office.The victim, identified as 22-year-old Megan Elizabeth Monroe of Pinson was discovered almost two weeks ago behind a vacant home in Fairfield.
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