UPDATE 3 p.m. Central Time: Wife, stepson charged in death of KKK leader, the AP reports
The wife and stepson of a Ku Klux Klan leader found fatally shot next to a river in eastern Missouri have been charged in his death, the Associated Press reports.
A probable cause statement alleges that 51-year-old Frank Ancona was fatally shot in his sleep on Thursday. His wife, 44-year-old Malissa Ann Ancona, and her son, 24-year-old Paul Edward Jinkerson Jr., were charged Monday with first-degree murder, tampering with physical evidence and abandonment of a corpse.
Police: KKK leader Frank Ancona died from gunshot wound to head