Arthur Burton "A.B." Schirmer ischarged with homicide in the death of Jewel Schirmer, his wife of more than 30 years.
Jewel Schirmer was initially thought to have fallen down a flight of stairs. Police and prosecutors in Lebanon County re-opened the case in 2010 after A.B. Schirmer was charged with killing his second wife in the Poconos and staging a car accident to cover it up.
Lebanon County District Attorney David Arnold announced the latest charges on Friday. Schirmer has not yet entered a plea in the death of Jewel Schirmer. He's pleaded innocent to charges he killed his second wife, Betty, in July 2008.