Anthony Garcia, airman at Whiteman Air Force Base, charged in shooting death of wife

KNOB NOSTER, Mo. - An airman at Whiteman Air Force Base faces charges for the death of his wife, who died early Saturday morning from a gunshot wound to the head.

Anthony Garcia, 23, of Knob Noster, Mo., is charged with second degree murder and armed criminal action for the death of 24-year-old Danielle R. Garcia.

Authorities were called to their home on 971 Road just after 1 a.m., where they found Danielle's body in the kitchen. Initial reports said the gunshot wound was self-inflicted.

Police later arrested her husband after further investigation. He is being held at the Johnson County, Mo., Jail on a $250,000 bond.

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