PHENIX CITY, Ala. (WRBL) — The Phenix City Police Department has arrested a Florence man following the murder of a Columbus, Georgia woman over the weekend.
According to police, 40-year-old Jason Bernard Cole has been arrested in connection to the death of Rachael Marie Mixson.
The 41-year-old Mixson’s body was found on October 22 in the area of Cutrate Road, between Opelika Road and Copeland Drive.
Cole was arrested on October 24.
Police have yet to reveal a cause of death for Mixson. Her body will be sent to the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences to undergo an autopsy.
The case remains under investigation. Anyone with information should contact Inv. Issan Duke (334) 448-2813, Lt. Angela Leslie (334) 448-2837, or the Phenix City Police Department at (334) 448-2800.