37-year-old man arrested after killing and eating 36-year-old woman (video)


Gregory Scott Hale 
By: Devansh Dutt

(Scroll down for video) A man was arrested on charges of murder after killing a woman and eating her remains, police in Tennessee said.

The Coffee County Sheriff's Department said that 37-year-old Gregory Scott Hale, wasn’t satisfied with just killing his victim.

Hale told investigators that he dismembered the woman’s body and ate part of her remains. Hale confessed to killing 36-year-old Lisa Hyder.

“Hale must have a very sick mind,” a friend of Hyder said. Police said that Hale and Hyder, did not know each other before the murder took place.

Police also said that it is the first time that Hale committed such a crime. Hale is being held on $1.5 bail.

He was charged with first-degree murder and abuse of a corpse.