Man accused of murder of wife pleads not guilty - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Man accused of murder of wife pleads not guilty

Keith Griffith (Source: McCracken County Sheriff's Department) Keith Griffith (Source: McCracken County Sheriff's Department)
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A man accused of burning down his house while his wife was inside pleaded not guilty, according to the McCracken County Sheriff's Office.

Keith Griffith, 55, is charged with murder, arson, tampering with physical evidence, and cruelty to animals.

Julie Griffith, 55, was found dead in her home at 307 Tudor Blvd. in Reidland after a fire was reported at their home on Friday morning, Jan. 17 by a passerby.

He is due back in court again on Jan. 30.

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