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UPDATE: Wife's boyfriend arrested for involvement in murder

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Gloria Wilson is charged with her husband's murder Gloria Wilson is charged with her husband's murder
Travis Leonard has been charged with murder Travis Leonard has been charged with murder
RUSSELL CO., Ala. -

UPDATE: Russell County Sheriff Heath Taylor says they have arrested Travis Leonard and charged him with murder for his involvement in the death of 34-year-old Staff Sergeant Donald Wilson.

Sheriff Taylor says Leonard is the boyfriend of 34-year-old Gloria Wilson who is married to the victim, 34-year-old Staff Sergeant Donald Wilson.

Gloria Wilson was arrested and charged with murder earlier Tuesday in connection to the case. Sheriff Taylor believes she appeared in court Wednesday morning.

The Ft. Benning soldier was found dead Monday morning in a ditch at the intersection of Nuckols Road and Wood Loop in Seale, Ala.

Phenix City police found Wilson's car on fire in the parking lot of Central Highlands Apartments on 22nd Avenue, 12 miles away.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheriff's office at (334) 298-6535.

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