Man Charged with Disappearance and Death of 79-Year-Old Wife

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Credit: Duluth News Tribune

Man Charged with Disappearance and Death of 79-Year-Old Wife

August 23, 2012 Updated Aug 23, 2012 at 8:12 PM CDT

Bessemer, MI (Northland's NewsCenter) --- A 50-Year-old Bessemer Michigan man faces life behind bars in connection with the disappearance and death of his wife.

Gogebic County authorities arrested Kenneth Peters on suspicion of murder on Wednesday. Bond was denied.

He remains behind bars facing three felony charges for the death of 79-year-old Ethel Grzena/Peters, who was first reported missing on August 3rd.

Authorities found the woman's body on August 13th.

Charges include first and second degree murder and vulnerable adult abuse

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