Moberly Man Charged with Murdering His Wife

A Moberly man has been charged with murder in the death of his wife.

81-year-old Vernon Head reportedly went to a business in Huntsville at around 10:20AM on Saturday morning and told an employee there that his wife had been shot. Deputies with the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office arrived at Head’s home to find 77-year-old Vickye Head dead from at least one gunshot wound. Vernon was arrested and charged with 1st degree murder. He is being held on $100,000 dollars bond.