Posted: Dec 7, 2012 11:37 AM by KOMU 8 Staff
Updated: Dec 7, 2012 11:50 AM
MORGAN COUNTY - This morning Ronald Blowers of Stover, Mo. was charged with two counts of Second Degree Murder in the klling of Wayne and Mable Wells on Monday, Dec. 3.
According to a press release from the Morgan County Sheriff's Office evidence from the scene and information from Blowers led to the filed charges. An autopsy revealed they died of blunt force trauma, which they believed came from a pipe, knife and screwdriver.
On Thursday, a pipe was found near the scene. The same day, Blowers admitted to being present at the Wells' home during the homicide in a Mirandized interview.
Blowers is being held in the Morgan County Adult Detention Center on $1,000,000 bond and the investigation is ongoing.