Wife admits to shooting husband dead, dumping body, cleaning room's walls from blood

one year ago

Leadwood news, Missouri news.

According to reports, Malissa Ancona has received a life in prison sentence Friday after entering a guilty plea to second degree murder in connection to her husband gruesome killing.

In her initial claims, the 47-year-old woman had told police that her son, Paul Jinkerson was involved in the crime, but, has changed the story in court: "I fired both shots that killed my husband," she said.

Malissa admitted opening fire at Frank Ancona in their bedroom before dumping the body next to a river to conceal it. Then returned home and cleaned the room's walls from blood.

During her court hearing on Friday, Malissa has entered a guilty plea to numerous charges including second-degree murder and abandonment of a corpse.