Madison
56° F
Overcast
Overcast
Advertisement

Vogelsberg's wife to stand trial in Graville death case

Published On: Feb 14 2013 05:17:40 PM CST
Shannon Remus

Shannon Remus

MADISON, Wis. -

A military police officer accused of helping her husband hide his half-brother's corpse will stand trial.

Shannon L. Remus, 26, was bound over for trial in Dane County Circuit Court on Thursday.

Remus is charged with being party to the crime of hiding a corpse.

Detectives said she denied involvement in the death of 27-year-old Matthew Graville last summer, but interviews and court testimony confirmed she knew about the death and where Graville was buried.

Her husband, Jeffery Vogelsberg, 28, formerly of Mazomanie, is charged with first-degree intentional homicide and hiding a corpse. Prosecutors said Vogelsberg tortured and eventually killed Graville in Wisconsin last summer. Dane County prosecutors said Remus helped organize the burial.

Graville's body was not found until early November. Graville had Asperger's syndrome, an autism-spectrum disorder.

Vogelsberg and Remus were arrested in Washington state and extradited to Wisconsin to face charges.

Advertisement
  • PHOTOS: Spring in Wisconsin!

    Spring has finally arrived in Wisconsin, and you've got the photos to prove it! Take a look at these pretty wildlife snaps shared by #News3 viewers. Share your spring pics via tips@channel3000.com.

  • 7 pains - chest pain

    Getty Images

    7 pains men should never ignore

    Men's Health has a list of seven pains that may signify something serious for men.

  • Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, Mosul, Iraq

    Al Hayat Media/CNN

    Who is ISIS?

    ISIS forces have extended their control around the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. The capture of Syria's ancient city, about 150 miles northeast of Damascus, threatens a UNESCO World Heritage Site described as having "stood at the crossroads of several civilizations," Learn more about the group.

Advertisement