Carroll County man faces first degree murder charges after a fire Saturday morning

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CARROLL COUNTY, Tenn. (WATE)- The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation along with other Carroll County first responders, have arrested and charged a Camden man on with First Degree Murder after a body was found deceased after a house fire.

TBI Special Agents responded to a fire call at the residence on South Spruce Street in Bruceton around 1 a.m. Saturday along with several other agencies.

When first responders arrived at the home they found the body of a deceased person inside the home.

After investigating, agents determined that 33-year-old Jason Mark Mills is the person responsible for the death of the victim.

The victim’s body has been sent to the Medical Examiner’s office for an autopsy and confirmation of identification.

On Saturday, agents arrested Mills and charged him with one count of First Degree Murder.

He was booked into the Carroll County Jail and is currently being held without bond.

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