Husband charged with murder after girl tells school counselor she saw mother's dead body in KCMO home
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A 45-year-old man faces numerous charges, including second-degree murder, after police found his wife's dead body in their Kansas City home. Benjamin H . Byers has been charged with second-degree murder, armed criminal action, abandonment of a corpse and child endangerment in the death of his wife Melissa Byers, 47.