EUFAULA, Ala. - The body of Deyasmine Sheppard has been recovered in a shallow grave after he was reported missing on March 24.
Eufaula Police Chief Steve Watkins said that Sheppard was last seen at a convenience store in Eufaula.
After an investigation, officers were led to an area off Gammage Road outside of the Eufaula city limits, this is where Sheppard's body was found.
Jesse James Maness, 24, has been arrested for connection to the murder.
Watkins says that the investigation is ongoing.