Murder charge filed in death of Springfield woman

4 years 6 months 3 weeks ago Friday, May 22 2015 May 22, 2015 Friday, May 22, 2015 1:20:01 PM CDT May 22, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

MARSHFIELD (AP) - A southwest Missouri man is charged with first-degree murder in the death of a 22-year-old Springfield woman.

The Webster County Prosecuting Attorney on Friday charged Kevin Newman in the death of Ashley Onescu. She was last seen June 30, 2014, in Springfield getting into a car with two men she knew. Mushroom hunters found her remains outside Fordland last month.

Newman is currently jailed in Greene County on unrelated charges. His bail is set at $1 million.

Online court records do not indicate that Newman has an attorney.

 

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