- Associated Press - Saturday, May 21, 2016

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Lexington police have arrested a man and charged him with murder in his girlfriend’s death.

The Lexington Herald-Leader (https://bit.ly/1U6l3tb ) reports that 45-year-old William R. Pomeroy was charged Friday with murder and tampering with physical evidence. Police say he’s charged in the death of 43-year-old Amy Koegel, whose body was found Friday.

Police say Koegel and Pomeroy lived together in the house where Koegel’s body was found. Police spokeswoman Brenna Angel says the body was found by officers during a welfare check at the home. Pomeroy turned himself in Friday afternoon.

Authorities say Koegel had been reported missing, and her family hadn’t seen her since Wednesday evening.

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Information from: Lexington Herald-Leader, https://www.kentucky.com

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