"ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) A Town and Country man has pleaded guilty to beating his wife to death with a laptop.William Lynn Gunter first told police he found his unconscious and severely injured wife, Suzanne after she apparently fell down the stairs in on March 1, 2013. She died later that day.
On Monday, Gunter changed his story and pleaded guilty to second-degree murder. He received a 30 year prison sentence."

from Oct 22, http://fox2now.com/2014/10/22/man-pl...with-a-laptop/
Short vid at link.

Town and Country, a 'nice' municipality in St. L. County, MO. (Guessing 10-15 mi. from Ferguson & protestors)

Crime Rate, for 2000-2012:
--- 2 murders, both in 2005.
---4 rapes, over same 12 yrs.

2012 Population: 10,866

Estimated median household income: $169,994 (MO: $45,321)

2012 Estimated median house or condo value: $645,258 (Mo: $135,000)
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $793,801; Detached houses: $815,626; Townhouses or other attached units: $503,146