MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – Hartselle Police (HPD) are investigating after a man was found dead inside a vehicle in the Hartselle Walmart parking lot.
Officials in both Cullman and Morgan counties confirm the deceased has been identified as Nicholas “Nick” Billings, who has been missing from the Cullman area for a week. HPD tells News 19 it appears Billings has been deceased in the car since Friday morning.
Police say a passerby recognized the black 1994 Chevrolet Caprice Classic from social media posts about the missing man and called Hartselle PD to the store parking lot.
Responding officers found Billings dead in the vehicle; police say it appears Billings had been in the vehicle since early Friday morning.
At this time, investigators do not believe foul play was involved.