ORLANDO (CBSMiami/AP) — Two people are under arrest after St. Petersburg Police found a body inside a home which may have been concealed for up to two weeks.READ MORE: South Florida Family Encourages Booster Shots After Vaccinated Relative Dies Of COVID-19
Authorities say they began investigating about 1 a.m. Saturday after receiving information a murder had taken place at the residence. Their subsequent investigation concluded that it appeared 45-year-old Jennifer Schlag and 40-year-old Derrick McMillin had killed a 54-year-old male acquaintance inside the home sometime within the last week or two. The motive, police said, appears to be over a drug-related issue.READ MORE: 'Unacceptable,' South Florida Haitian Leaders Outraged Over What Happened In Del Rio, Texas
The body, which had been hidden on the property, has since been recovered. The victim’s name has not yet been released pending next-of-kin notification.
Police say both Schlag and McMillin will charged with first-degree murder.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 Death Toll Tops 53,000 In Florida
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