Rodney J. McCoy Victim

Metro Nashville police have charged a man with criminal homicide in connection with the death of another man whose remains were found Wednesday in a burned campsite south of downtown.

David Dwayne Williams Arrested

Central Precinct detectives arrested David Dwayne Williams, 27, late Wednesday night after the body of Rodney J. McCoy, 55, was found in the 800 block of 6th Avenue South. McCoy has been tentatively identified as the victim.

Crime Scene

The Davidson County Medical Examiner’s Office is working with McCoy’s brother to confirm his identity through DNA analysis.