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2009-10-12PLATTE CITY, MO |  By: Wayman

Murder Arrest

The Platte County prosecutor says the suspects are 33 year old John Hughes and his 34 year old girlfriend Dana Tutor. Last September trucker Valentin Kirilchuk of Springfield was found dead of a gunshot wound in the men's room of the Northbound interstate 29 reststop near Platte City. Charges include robbery but both suspects face murder charges as well. Hughes is currently in jail in Ohio. Tutor is in jail in Mississippi.