Couple charged in death of son's girlfriend

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WAYNESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - Police have charged a southern Middle Tennessee couple with first-degree murder in the death of their
son's girlfriend.
A statement from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation confirmed
charges against 46-year-old Steven Beersdorf and 43-year-old Sylvia
Beersdorf of Waynesboro.
The TBI said 21-year-old Rosemary Goggins has been missing for
more than a week. Goggins was the girlfriend of Steven Beersdorf
Jr., who is home on leave from the Tennessee National Guard. The
agency said Goggins was the mother of the younger Beersdorf's
11-month-old son.
Goggins' burned car was found Jan. 15 on a rural road in McNairy
County.
Authorities continue to search the Tennessee River near Clifton
for her body.

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