(NECN) – A Massachusetts man charged in connection to a dismembered, burned body found in November remains held without bail.
Reginald Cummings was arraigned Wednesday in Newburyport District Court.
He was arraigned on two charges - illegal disposal of a corpse and accessory after the fact. Cummings pled not guilty to both.
Burning extremities were found near the Bridgewater State Correctional Facility in November.
The victim, 24-year-old Dennis Jackson, was identified by his fingerprints.
Shortly after, in Boston's Hyde Park neighborhood, a charred torso was discovered behind an industrial building.
Cummings is being held without bail and returns to court on May 22nd for a probable cause hearing.