A Saint Francis County man behind bars charged with murder after a Meth Lab incident will go to trial next month. The Highway Patrol responded to a vehicle fire on Route-N in Bismarck December 30th, 2010. Kimberly Bell was a passenger when the Lab exploded in a car driven by 32-year-old Robert Bunch Junior of Doe Run. She died a week later at a local hospital as a result of the Meth lab explosion. Bunch was arrested in Park Hills. He is charged with 2nd-degree murder, possession of Meth, marijuana, and chemicals. Judge Kenneth Pratte has re-set his trial for December 6th in Farmington.
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