LAWRENCE COUNTY, Mo.– One person has been charged after being involved in a homicide investigation in Marionville.
According to the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office, James Pride, 40, of Marionville has been charged with second-degree murder and armed criminal action after a homicide investigation.
Deputies received a report of a female deceased at a residence just north of Marionville on Sunday, May 24, 2020, around 1:30 p.m.
Deputies located the female in a vehicle on the property. Pride was taken into custody on the property.
An autopsy has been scheduled for Tuesday afternoon.
Pride is currently being held in the Lawrence County jail.