CRIME (MARKET NEWS) – Authorities in Alabama has discovered what is believed to be the decomposed body of missing UFC fighter’s step daughter, Aniah Blanchard. Two suspected, Ibraheem Yazeed and Antwain Fisher has been arrested.
Ibraheem Yazeed was apprehended and jailed in Escambia County, Florida on November 7 after being declared wanted by the U.S Marshals in connection with the disappearance of a nineteen year old college student Aniah Blanchard.
He was declared wanted after police saw him in a gas station store surveillance video where Aniah Blanchard was last seen making a purchase. He was arrested in Florida twelve hours after a warrant was issued for his arrest by the U.S Marshals.
A second suspect has also been arrested in connection with the disappearance of Aniah Blanchard.
Human remains have been found in Macon County on County Road 2 and we have good reason to believe they are that of Aniah Blanchard,” District Attorney Brandon Hughes said.
BREAKING: SBI confirms skeletal remains have been found in Macon Co. Lee Co DA Brandon Hughes says they have good reason to believe it is the remains of missing Lee Co college student Aniah Blanchard @wsfa12news pic.twitter.com/gu6xzuyT8X
— Jenn Horton (@JennWSFA) November 25, 2019
Lee County clerk office affidavit shows the reason for the arrest of the second suspect names as Antwain Fisher, a 35 year old man.
Fisher also known locally as “Squirmy” was arrested Friday by the U.S Marshal in conjunction with Auburn Police and was charged with Kidnapping First Degree.
The affidavit revealed that Antwain Shamar Fisher, alias ‘Squirmy,’ provided material assistance to Yazeed by providing transportation to Yazeed, and disposing of evidence.
Fisher a native of Montgomery is now being detained at the Lee County Detention Facility , he has been held without bond and scheduled to appear in court on Monday.
The victim Aniah Blanchard has been missing since Oct. 23 when she was filmed by a security surveillance camera making a purchase at an Auburn convenience store
Her vehicle was later discovered at an apartment complex with what authorities believed to be stains of her blood , according to https://www.wkrg.com
The following are some reactions posted on social media after news broke that Aniah Blanchard has been found.
I was looking through Ibraheem Yazeed Facebook friends, and found a guy by the name Eric Hoskins who drives a late 2000’a Lincoln Town car …hmmmm #Aniah #Blanchard #Missing #AniahBlanchard #Auburn #Alabama pic.twitter.com/OJ8p1ok8nn
— 🙏 (@aaniahblanchard) November 20, 2019
My heart breaks for the family of Aniah Blanchard. May god comfort them. I’m not into vengeance, but I truly hope that Ibraheem Yazeed, the man who kidnapped and tortured her to death, burns in hell. I am furious and sad about this one
— Nait Jones (@NaithanJones) November 25, 2019
19-year-old Aniah Haley Blanchard was last seen @ a convenience store on South College Street in Auburn, Alabama on October 23rd just before midnight wearing a long-sleeved black & white tunic, black stockings, dark-colored boots, and black sunglasses; Ibraheem Yazeed, 30, & pic.twitter.com/oiTTgc3vDr
— Missing Persons Planet (@Home4theMissing) November 24, 2019