Charges filed in death of NW Ind. funeral home owner

November 21, 2011 5:41:46 AM PST
A 30-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a prominent funeral home director in northwest Indiana.

Prosecutors say Shawn Zvonar stabbed David Ruzich several times in his face and neck.

Ruzich's body was found in the basement of his home October 13.

He owned the Owens-Ruzich Funeral Home in Whiting, Ind., as well as another funeral home in southwest suburban Oak Lawn.