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Jury Convicts Bethany Father of Murder, Arson

ST. JOSEPH, MO — A Buchanan County jury found Tony King guilty of first-degree murder, arson and child abuse in the death of his 7-year-old son, Jeremiah, a first grader at South Harrison Elementary School at Bethany. Authorities say the boy may have died several hours before his body was found in the remains of a burning trailer home on Jan. 11, 2012, on Route W northwest of Bethany. Circuit

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