ASHLAND, Ky. -- An Ashland man has been charged in connection to a murder case involving a man whose remains were found last month.The Kentucky State Police said Thursday that James E. Mcwain, 54, was arrested Monday in Charleston, and is awaiting extradition. He is charged in Kentucky with third-degree arson and tampering with evidence.
Police believe Mcwain was involved in trying to dispose of evidence related to the death of Christopher M. Frazier of Westwood, Ky.Frazier, 29, was reported missing April 8. His remains were found 11 days later.
Carlton Gallman, 36, of Ashland, is charged with killing Frazier. Police said Aaron W. Gallion, 35, also of Ashland, also was charged with tampering with evidence.