UPDATE: Man Charged With Murder After Police Find Wife’s Remains in Burned Out Car

A man is now charged with murdering his wife in Montmorency County.

Police say Eric Wilfinger killed his wife Marsha last Sunday.

On Sunday, police discovered the body of Marsha Wilfinger in the back of a burning car at the corner of Sheridan Valley Road and Scenic Route Three in Briley Township in Montmorency County.

Police followed a trail of parts and track marks to a home on McCormick Lake in Briley Township.

That’s where police arrested Eric Wilfinger.

They say he killed Marsha and then tried to burn her body inside the car.

Friday, Eric was formally charged with open murder.

A probable cause hearing was set for July 10.

A preliminary examination is set for July 17.