Identity confirmed of body found in Etowah County

ETOWAH COUNTY, AL (WBRC) - The Department of Forensic Sciences has confirmed that a woman's body found in Etowah County is that of Tonya Turnmire.

Albertville police recovered Turnmire's body Saturday in some woods in the Rock Ledge community.

Authorities say she died on June 4th.

Police have charged Turnmire's boyfriend, 31-year-old Ray Shockley, with her murder. Shockley remains in the Marshall County Jail on a million dollars bond.

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