MIAMI -

A man shot a woman dead and put her body in the trash in Miami's Little Haiti, Miami police said Thursday.

Damien Mungin, 32, shot Sandy Celin, 31, in the head at an apartment 5520 NE 1st Ct., police said.

A witness told police that Mungin said he was outside of the apartment and Celin was inside when he shot her.

Police said they believe Mungin put her body inside a green trash receptacle near 137 NE 55th St., near Churchill's Pub in Little Haiti.

A man who was going to throw away a box in the trash found Celin's body about 11 a.m. Saturday and called police.

The medical examiner deemed her death a homicide. Mungin was arrested on a charge of second-degree murder.