BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — Three people charged in connection with the murder of a Shallotte man appeared in court on Monday.
27-year-old Aaron Scott Hoostal of Shallotte was reported missing on November 11 and his body was found in a wooded area Friday night.
32-year-old Michael Joseph Britton has been charged with first degree murder.
36-year Tiffany Joann Henderson and 28-year-old Vincent Michael Urbanik have been charged with accessory after the fact.
In court on Monday, Henderson and Urbanik had their secured bonds raised from $20,000 to $500,000.
Henderson had been released on bond but was placed back into custody.
Britton is being held without bond.