MERRILL, WI (WSAU) -
The missing woman from the Merrill area has been found dead, and her husband has been arrested.
48-year-old Anita Bucki’s remains were found in Taylor County along Highway M near Faber Lane northeast of Medford Friday morning. The road was closed to allow investigators to process the scene.
Lincoln County Sheriff Jeffery Jaeger issued a statement saying Anita’s husband Mark was apprehended today and is being charged today with his wife’s murder.
Anita Bucki was reported missing by her husband April 27th. He told officers that they had an argument and that she left without her car, purse, or cellphone.
Authorities have not released any further information. They may release more details during a Tuesday morning press conference.