Chenango County Sheriff's Office arrested Ganesh Ramsaran in connection with the death of wife, Jennifer Ramsaran, and has been charged with second degree murder.

In a release the Sheriff's Office said:

On May 17th, 2013 the Chenango County Sheriff’s Office arrested Ganesh Remy Ramsaran, age 38, of Sheff Road, New Berlin, NY for Murder 2nd degree in connection with the death of his wife Jennifer. Ramsaran was arraigned in front of Chenango County Court Judge Frank Revoir Jr., who remanded Ramsaran to the Chenango County Correctional Facility on $150,000 cash bail. Ramsaran is scheduled to re-appear in the Town of New Berlin Court on Thursday May 23.


Jennifer went missing on Dec. 11, 2012. Her body was found in late February, but no arrest had been made until today.

Ganesh Ramsaran had spoken publicly about his innocence in the matter, granting several media interviews. He also worked with a non-profit group during the search for Jennifer.