A body found on the side of a Talladega County road has been positively identified as a missing Shelby County teenager.
Authorities confirmed today that the body belonged to Cameron McGlothan, 19.
The teenager had been missing from his home in the Highland Lakes neighborhood since March 5. Authorities believed he left home willingly.
"The investigation into the whereabouts of this young man has ended in an outcome that no one was hoping for," Shelby County Sheriff Chris Curry said. "Any loss of life is tragic, but the loss of a life of a young person is especially difficult."
This story will be updated as new information is confirmed.