The Big Bloody: Ste. Genevieve Duo Charged in Murder Coverup
|Kenneth Ritrovato Jr.|
Scherer was last seen at a party on Friday, August 7, 2009 in rural Desoto with Ritrovato and Parke. After Scherer was reported missing investigators say they located a crime scene in rural Desoto that "suggested violence" and became concerned for Scherer's well being.
Scherer died as a result of multiple stab wounds.
Ritrovato is being held without bond on charges of first-degree murder and armed criminal action.
Parke has been charged with tampering with evidence. Her bond has been set at $7,500.