Two people are being held without bond in the Tuscaloosa County Jail after a female's body was found by hunters in a wooded area near the Tuscaloosa/Bibb county line.

The victim has been identified as 29 year old Maplesville resident Samantha Christine Payne.

31 year old Michael David Belcher of Centreville and 18 year old Chylli Bruce of Brent have both been charged with capitol murder.

Investigators believe Belcher and Payne were together for a few days leading up to her death. Payne's body was found in a wooded area about 100 yards off South Sandy Road on Monday.

Tuscaloosa County Jail
Tuscaloosa County Jail