Husband arrested for murder after wife found dead on the road

Authorities in Minnesota have arrested and charged a man with murder after his wife was discovered dead along a road in late June. Tony McClelland, 47, was taken into custody last night following the tragic incident. The body of Angela McClelland, 49, was found near the intersection of Legend Lane and Killian Road in Fort Ripley Township. The Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office has been diligently investigating the case to piece together the events leading up to Angela’s death.

Tony McClelland, the husband of the victim, is now facing charges of second-degree murder and criminal vehicular homicide. According to Crow Wing County Sheriff Eric Klang, investigators initially believed that Angela McClelland died after being struck by a vehicle. However, they are still following up on various leads and appealing to the public for any information that could assist in the investigation.

The motive behind the alleged homicide remains unclear at this time. Angela and Tony McClelland had been married since October 2011, and according to an obituary published in the local newspaper, they were inseparable. The couple enjoyed traveling, spending time in the western United States, and going on leisurely cruises. They also spent time hunting and ice fishing. Angela especially loved taking trips on their pontoon boat with Tony, particularly in the evenings.

The obituary further described Angela McClelland as a passionate, generous, and hardworking mother. She was known for her perfectionism and dedication to her family.

Images released by the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office show Tony McClelland in handcuffs, being transported to the county jail. The investigation into Angela McClelland’s death is ongoing. Police are urging anyone with information relevant to the case to come forward.

The death of Angela McClelland has left a void in the lives of those who knew her. As the investigation continues, the community hopes for justice to be served. The Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office is determined to uncover the truth behind this heartbreaking incident.