Boyfriend Tied to Murder Investigation Arraigned on Sex Offender, Weapons Charges

Posted at 6:51 PM, Jan 29, 2014
and last updated 2014-01-29 18:51:24-05

Screen shot 2014-01-27 at 2.55.40 PMALBION, Mich. — Jackie McConnell, a man tied to the murder investigation of his girlfriend, was arraigned Wednesday on weapons charges and failing to register as a sex offender.

McConnell, 47, was arrested in North Carolina Sunday.  He is currently being transported back to Michigan.

His girlfriend, 42-year-old Donna Frost, was found dead after being reported missing Jan. 22.  Information obtained by North Carolina detectives led officials to the 28000 block of F Drive S. in Albion Township, where the body was located.

McConnell was charged Wednesday with felony firearms, firearms and two counts of failing to register as a sex offender.