Springfield authorities have arrested a 47-year old man in connection with the death of 15-year old Khighla Parks Willard.
Her weighed down body was discovered September 30 in Truman Lake. Authorities say the young girl was dead when her body was dumped in the lake. The Benton County Sheriff’s office says she was last seen in Buffalo. Anthony Balbirnie was arrested Monday night following a car chase in Springfield.