Suspect Arrested for Dragging Man to His Death

Taylor County Sheriff’s Department have identified and arrested Phillip Roberts Aldridge, whom they believe to be in charge of running over and dragging a man to his death.

According to the Sheriff’s department, hunters reported a dead body on a ranch on Friday, November 17.

The body has since been identified as 60 year old Tony Lanar from Ovala.

Aldridge, 71, was interviewed, arrested and charged with First Degree Felony Murder on Saturday, November 18.

He is currently being held at the Taylor County jail on a $10,000 bond.