(St. James) An off-duty Phelps County corrections officer and her husband, a Sullivan police officer, noticed two homicide suspects walking along Highway 63 in Maries County on Wednesday.
They tracked the couple until authorities could take 29-year-old Kimberly Riston and 20-year-old Josue Martinez into custody.
Police want to question those two in the death of a man whose body was found at a St. James motel Wednesday.
The victim hasn’t been identified.
Both of them have been booked into the Phelps County Jail on suspicion of murder.
No charges have been filed yet.