Man charged in 2004 case involving headless torso found along an area interstate

Charges are filed in an 18-year-old cold case involving a headless torso found at an I-70 rest stop in St. Louis County.
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Charges are filed in an 18 year old cold case involving a headless torso found at an I-70 rest stop in St. Louis County.

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63-year-old Mike Clardy of Maryland Heights is charged with second-degree murder and abandonment of a corpse, after DNA evidence on the body and a knife were retested.

Police say Clardy has now admitted to killing Deanna Howland in a home in St. Ann in 2004, then dismembering her.

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