NORTH ROYALTON, Ohio (WJW) – The FOX 8 I-Team confirmed Monday that a suspect has been arrested in the murder of a North Royalton woman.
Cari Smith’s body was found in a landfill on Friday, June 25, in Geneva.
Employees at the Waste Management landfill found it in one of the inbound loads Friday morning, the company said.
The suspect was arrested Friday in Geauga County after a traffic stop.
The sheriff’s office says Richard Muncie Jr. was driving the victim’s car.
Muncie Jr. appeared in Parma Municipal court Monday morning.
He’s being held without bond on a murder charge.
Stay with FOX 8 for new information as the story develops.