Police make arrest in connection to body found in Michigan City

Charles Williams // WSBT 22 

Police have arrested 66-year-old Charles Williams in connection with the death of Ashleigh Blatz.

Her body was found in a ditch along Meer Road in Michigan City earlier this week.

According to court documents, Williams told police he gave Blatz crack cocaine Tuesday night at his Michigan City home.

He found her unresponsive later that night and drove her body to a ditch along Meer Road.

She was discovered several hours later.

Police are waiting on toxicology reports.

Williams is charged with dealing cocaine and "alteration of a scene of death." He's being held on a $50,000 bond.

Police are waiting on autopsy results on Blatz.

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