Woman charged with 1st-degree murder after body found in trash bag at West Virginia home

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WAYNE COUNTY, W.Va. (WOWK/WFXR) — A woman is facing murder charges after another woman’s body was bound in a trash bag at a West Virginia home Tuesday morning.

According to court documents, around 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 14, Wayne and Cabell County troopers were dispatched by South Charleston Communications to investigate a dead body found on Berry Branch Drive in Branchland.

The body was identified as Tina Adkins, a woman who was reported missing from the location the day before. Her body was found by her family, concealed in a trash bag at the residence of Carrie Nicole Ramey.

Ramey confessed to murdering the victim and hiding her body inside of her residence. She has been charged with first-degree murder and concealment of a deceased human body.

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