US man charged over wife's Facebook murder
MIAMI, Florida (AFP) - A Florida man who allegedly gunned down his wife and then posted a picture of her dead body on Facebook was charged with murder on Friday.
Derek Medina, 31, was ordered to be held in jail without bail following the macabre slaying of wife Jennifer Alfonso on Thursday.
First degree murder is punishable by death in Florida. Medina must appear before another judge in 21 days time.
Medina appeared in court via closed circuit television from the psychiatric ward of Miami-Dade Country jail where he is being held.