Murder Suspect In Custody


A Ripley County man wanted in connection with the murder of a 25-year-old Doniphan woman has been Arrested in Arkanasas. 46-year-old Eddie Marshal was apprehended just outside of Russelville in Pope County around 5:00 this evening. His automobile was discovered in Boone County. Marshal is now facing charges of first degree murder in the death of Heather Donnell. Donnell's body is undergoing an autopsy after it was found in a house off rural route 3 in Ripley County. She was reported missing Sunday night after she didn't show up to pick up her 5-year-old son from a family member. Ripley County authorities will extradite Marshal back to Missouri where he will have a $500-thousand dollar cash bond.