Police arrest suspect for homicide of man left in a car

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Chattanooga Police have made an arrest in the death of a man whose body was found Monday morning.

The body of 48 year old Samuel Moore, Jr. was found in a car around 7 AM at the intersection of Boynton Drive and West MLK Boulevard.

Officials say the victim had been dead awhile, but an autopsy revealed it was a case of homicide.

Police have now charged 54 year old Michael Orr with criminal homicide, but they still are seeking more details in the case.

If you have any information on the circumstances, please call 423-643-5100 or submit a tip via the Atlas One App (formerly the CPD Mobile App). You can remain anonymous. No amount of information is too small or insignificant.

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