Man charged with shooting victim in the head, lighting his body on fire

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by KMOV.com Staff

KMOV.com

Posted on February 6, 2013 at 7:42 PM

(KMOV.com) – A St. Francois County man has been charged with shooting a man in the head and then lighting the body on fire.

54-year-old David Lee Sperry has been charged with first degree murder in the death of Kenny Ray Vaughn in January. 

Investigators say that they found empty beer cans in his home that had gasoline in them.  Sperry was seen with Vaughn hours before his death. The two were drinking together.  

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