CONCORD, N.H. (CBS) – A New Hampshire man and his wife have been arrested in connection with the murder a missing man from Keene. The body of 25-year-old Jonathan Amerault was found earlier this week in a remote area east of Pittsburg in northern New Hampshire near the Maine border.

State Police said Friday Amerault was shot in the head and killed by 30-year-old Armando Barron of Jaffrey during an attempted kidnapping last weekend.

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Armando Barron allegedly killed Amerault after he discovered he was having an affair with his wife, 31-year-old Britany Barron.

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Barron is accused of beating his wife and then using her cell phone to lure Amerault to a park. Prosecutors said he and he his wife drove nearly 200 miles north to dump the body.

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Britany Barron is facing charges for falsifying evidence. They are both being held without bail.