Wife Of Disney Worker Charged In His Death, 5 Years After He Went Missing


The wife of a man who worked at Disney World and was found dead in her backyard is now charged with killing him.

The Lake County Sheriff's Office arrested Laurie Leigh Shaver on a charge of second degree homicide on Thursday.

In March 2018, deputies found remains later confirmed to belong to Michael Shaver, a Disney monorail mechanic who had been missing since 2015.

Investigators found his remains under a concrete slab around a fire pit in her yard in Clermont.

The sheriff's office has not released a cause of death.

Deputies arrested Shaver at her home in Okahumpka. She's being held without bond.

Photo: Lake County Sheriff's Office