Jury selection begins for Warrick Co. murder suspect

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Anthony Wolfe, Jr.

CORRECTION: A previous version of this story incorrectly stated that Valarie Ruark was a police informant. That information is not accurate and it has been corrected.


WARRICK CO, Ind (WEHT) – Jury selection is underway for Anthony Wolfe Jr.

Wolfe is accused of shooting Valarie Ruark in April of 2019, burning her body, and then dumping the body near Elberfeld.

According to court papers, Wolfe believed Ruark was a police drug informant and that’s why he killed her.

Another defendant in the case – Brian Baumgartner – is scheduled to go to trial in November.

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