Crime

Dover man accused of murdering his wife

Kathleen McLean, 45, was last seen on Thursday.

A Dover man is accused of murdering his wife after the body of the 45-year-old mother was found outside not far from their home.

Ingolf Tuerk, 58, of 29 Valley Road is being charged with murder in connection with the death of Kathleen McLean, authorities said in a news release.

McLean’s body was found after 11 p.m. Saturday night, the Norfolk District Attorney’s Office said in a news release. Police had received information about where she possibly was. Her body was found “in an outdoor area” near the residence, the release said.

McLean was last seen Thursday night in her home. The district attorney’s office, along with the Dover and Dedham police departments, had been investigating her disappearance, according to the release.

This is a developing story. Check back for further details as they become available. 

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