Zahn Murder Trial To Start Monday – Change Of Venue Approved

Crime Local News Saturday, March 20th, 2021

The murder trial of a Lake Area woman prosecutors accuse of shooting her ex-boyfriend starts on Monday in Laclede County.

Investigators say 47-year-old Christine Zahn shot 34-year-old Derek Harrelson in November 2018 after an argument in her camper.

Court documents show Zahn told Camden County Sheriff’s Deputies the shooting was self-defense, but investigators say there are inconsistencies in her story.

The venue of the trial has been changed and we’ll keep you caught up with the developments here on KRMS.

Crime Local News Saturday, March 20th, 2021

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