Troup County Sheriff's Office deputies have charged a Franklin man with murder following Friday's fatal shooting of Michael Anthony Starnes, according to a news release.
Criss Langston, 28, was arrested in Heard County and transported to the Troup County Jail. He has additionally been charged with tampering with evidence and felony theft of a firearm.
Starnes, 48, was found dead Friday near McCosh Mill Road in northern Troup County. No further details of the death have been released.