A Munford man has been charged with first degree murder and arson after a fire on East Drive Tuesday morning.
Munford Police Chief Randal Baskin said firefighters were dispatched to the home at approximately 4 a.m. and found an elderly man dead in the yard. The man has not been identified by police.
Police have charged 51-year-old Jonathan Rieben with first degree murder and aggravated arson, that is setting a fire which caused an injury or death. He is currently in custody in the Tipton County Jail and is being held without bond.