Mother, Son Arrested After Body Found Near Boat Ramp
Ryan Allen Roe
Christina Rosa Magaddino
SMYRNA, Tenn. - Police have arrested a mother and son in connection with a homicide investigation after a body was found near a boat ramp on Percy Priest Lake.
Officials said the body was found around 2 p.m. on Saturday at the West Fork Boat Ramp. Few details have been released, but officials have said the victim was a male in his early 30s. The name of the victim has not yet been released.
According to police, 20-year-old Ryan Allen Roe was arrested at his mother's Ashley Grove Apartment in Smyrna late Saturday. Roe was charged with first degree murder, tampering with evidence, and abuse of a corpse. Police also arrested his mother, 36-year-old Christina Rosa Magaddino. She was charged as an accessory to the crime.
Police have not released the motive for the crime.
Officials said the name of the victim would be released pending notification of family.