County Still Mum Regarding Medical Examiner's Report on Valerie Butler
St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney's Office indicates the matter is still pending.
The St. Louis County Medical Examiner's report on the body of Valerie Butler is still being kept under wraps.
Maryland Heights Patch received a response to a records request from St. Louis County Forensic Administrator Suzanne McCune explaining that the Prosecuting Attorney's Office "has indicated that this matter is still pending with their office and is not expected to be resolved within the next 30 days."
Butler, who was from Maryland Heights, was found dead in March. Paul Tripp is accused of abandoning her corpse. His next court hearing is set for Friday.