ELOY, Ariz. – Police in Arizona say a detective making a site visitors cease on Interstate 10 was chatting with a driver from Oklahoma when he seen the person’s lifeless spouse within the passenger seat.
Eloy police mentioned in an announcement that 70-year-old Rodney Puckett mentioned Monday that 74-year-old Linda Puckett died at a lodge in Texas and that he put her physique of their car earlier than persevering with their journey.
Puckett was arrested on suspicion of abandonment or concealment of a lifeless physique, and it isn’t identified whether or not he has an lawyer who may touch upon his behalf.
The physique was turned over to the Pinal County Medical Examiner’s Workplace to find out explanation for loss of life.
Police didn’t reply to requests for extra data, together with the couple’s hometown in Oklahoma or their vacation spot.