Change Of Venue In Murder Case

A change of venue has been granted to Warren County for Richard Henry II for the murder Leon Wilder III in July of last year.

Henry is charged with first degree murder for allegedly shooting Wilder, then dumping his body out of a truck on Audrain County Road 997.

According to court records, Henry’s defense attorney, Mary Joe Smith, has notified the court of her intention of take depositions from the 2 other people arrested in this case, Arline Diedrich and Justin Traughber.

Henry remains in the Audrain County Jail, with a trial scheduled for June 25.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s