A lacking girl’s physique discovered and a Greensboro man charged together with her dying, police say crime

GREENSBORO – Police have charged a Greensboro man with the death of a local woman whose body was found in Chatham County on Friday, nearly two months after she was reported missing.

Jamey Preston Johnson, 45, was arrested Thursday and charged with first degree murder and concealment, police said in a press release on Monday. He is being held in Guilford County Jail without bail.

According to police, Johnson was identified as a suspect in the disappearance of 40-year-old Joy Amanda Moorefield from Greensboro, who was reported missing on July 22nd.

Detectives received information that Moorefield’s body was buried in Chatham County and her remains were found Friday, police said.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Greensboro / Guilford Crime Stoppers at 336-373-1000.

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