BOONE COUNTY, Mo. – A Howard County Judge has been assigned to a Boone County murder case.
Judge Mason Robert Gebhardt has been assigned to the case of Vernon Head, 81, of rural Moberly. Head is charged with the killing of his wife, Vickye Head, 77, at their home. Vernon Head went to a local bank and told a teller that his wife had been shot.
Head is set to appear at the Howard County courthouse at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 16th for a motions hearing.