SUFFIELD, Conn. (WWLP) - Police have located the body of a murder victim from Braintreein a wooded area in West Suffield, Conn.
The victim has been identified the victim as 31 year-oldJeffrey Phillips of 391 Middle Street in Braintree.
According to a news release from the Norfolk DistrictAttorney’s Office, on Wednesday night a neighbor ofPhillip’s, Lucas Walters, walked into the Braintree Policestation. After speaking with police, Walters was arrested andcharged with Phillip’s murder.
Police believe Phillips was killed several days ago in a shedon the property where the two men live and then his body dumped inConnecticut.
Phillip’s body was located in a wooded area on BabbsRoad in West Suffield around 1:20 a.m. on Thursday, with theassistance of Suffield, Southwick, and Braintree PoliceDepartments, as well as Massachusetts State Police.
Walters will be arraigned on a murder charge in QuincyDistrict Court on Thursday.