KSP: Body of missing woman found inside plastic tote


London, Ky. (WTVQ) – State police say they are investigating the death of a missing woman after she was found dead inside a tote.

Troopers say on Tuesday, 25-year-old Amber Decker’s family members asked them for a welfare check. Investigators say when they arrived at Decker’s trailer, they found it burned to the ground. State police say Decker lived there with her boyfriend, Joseph Nester.

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On Friday, troopers say they discovered Decker’s body inside of a plastic tote behind the home, in a wooded area.

Upon further investigation, police arrested Nester, 48, of London, after he was located in a hotel room in London. Nester is now in the Laurel County Detention Center.