91 / 70
      91 / 69
      92 / 69

      Springfield murder suspect due in court Friday

      Craig Michael Wood, 45, is due in a Greene County Friday.
      The man suspected in the murder of a 10-year-old Springfield girl will make his first appearance in court Friday.

      Craig Michael Wood, 45, is due in Greene County court at 8:30 a.m. He was charged Wednesday with first-degree murder, kidnapping and armed criminal action.

      Police say Wood abducted Hailey Owens on Tuesday as she walked home from a friend??s house.

      Wood worked as a teacher's aide at a Springfield middle school, and also coached football.