Roommate charged in death of Hermann, MO woman
HERMANN, MO (KTVI) – An arrest has been made in connection with a homicide in Gasconade County. Around 4;15 Friday, Marion Gerloff, 64, was found dead inside her home in the 400 block of Frene Drive in Hermann.
Her roommate, Karen Brinkley, 54, was identified as a suspect and taken into custody. She has been charged with 2nd degree Murder and is being held in the Crawford County Jail on $500,000 bond.
The cause of death has not been released.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol is assisting in the investigation.