The body of Willoe Watkins has been found. Her remains were found in a well on Will Walker Lane in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. A tip led the police to the arrest of two men on murder charges. Kendal Tyler Battles, 29, and Joseph Brandon Nevels, 20, were also charged with abuse of a corpse, Fox 6 Birmingham reported. Authorities believe that Willoe was at one of their homes when she was attacked and killed.
Original Story: Marka “Willoe” Watkins, 20, was last seen Monday, June 17, 2019 according to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.
She was last seen in the Bessemer/McCalla area in Alabama and believed to have been seen in the Pipe Shop community near Bessemer. She also could have been in the Lakeview community in Tuscaloosa County before her disappearance.
Watkins didn’t own a vehicle and didn’t drive so she relied on friends to get around. She was on social media but has not posted since she was last seen.
Watkins is described as a white female, 5-feet, 1-inch tall and weighing about 115 pounds.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Watkins is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 205-325-1450 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777. Tipsters to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and are eligible for a cash a reward.