Maysville Man Convicted With Involuntary Manslaughter and Abandonment Of A Corpse

Thursday a Maysville man was convicted in Nodaway County Court of first degree involuntary manslaughter and abandonment of a corpse. Kenneth Wyker was originally charged with second degree murder for the death of 23-year-old Leah Dawson when Dawson was found at Wyker’s grandmothers property. Dawson was missing for weeks before she was found on the property. Wyker’s sentencing is scheduled for September 1.