BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The coroner says the remains found behind a vacant home in McCalla were identified as 23-year-old Montoures Long.
Long was last seen on July 5 in the area of Brighton/Midfield. His death is being investigated as a homicide.
Bessemer Police reports that they had received a tip through Crime Stoppers that indicated that the victim had been murdered and the remains were left behind a vacant home in the 7300 block of Springer Road in McCalla.
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