(Olmsted Twp.) - A 36-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the murder of 20-year-old Carl Edward Acoff Junior. Acoff's body was found in a pond last month. Acoff's body was tied to a piece of cement or metal rod.
The suspect, Andre L. Bridges was taken into custudy early Saturday in Parma.
Acoff was transgender and a cross dresser who went by the name CiCi. Some are calling the murder a hate crime.
The arrest was made by the Olmsted Township Police and the FBI's Violent Fugitive Task Force.