Town & Country Man Accused of Killing Wife

TOWN AND COUNTRY, Mo. (KMOX) — A 59-year-old Town and Country man is behind bars accused of killing his wife.

The St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office charged William Gunter Wednesday with first degree murder.

On Monday police were called to an accidental injury at a home in the 1500 block of Mason Hill Ct around 3:00 p.m. A 55-year-old woman was severely injured and transported to Mercy Hospital where she died.

Autopsy results indicated that the woman injuries were consistent with the report given to officers at the scene and classified the manner of death as a homicide.

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