2 arrested for a homicide at a motel in St. James, Mo.
ST. JAMES, Mo. (KY3) -A man and woman are in the Phelps County Jail in connection to a homicide at the Economy Inn.
The police department put out pictures of the suspects shortly after finding a man dead at the motel on Wednesday.
An off-duty Phelps County Corrections Officer and her husband, a Sullivan Police Officer, saw the 20-year-old man and the 29-year-old woman walking near Highway 63 and Highway 28 south of Vienna in Maries County.
They contacted the highway patrol and kept a watch on the suspects until troopers arrived. Formal charges are pending.
The identity of the victim has not been released.
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