Man accused of killing West Allis mom in court Tuesday

CREATED Oct 29, 2013 - UPDATED: Oct 30, 2013

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KENOSHA -A man from Kenosha has been charged with the murder of his girlfriend, then dumping her body near a bus station in Chicago. Erin Ziemendorf died of a neck injury.

Prosecutors say Matthew McDowell got into a fight with 30-year-old Erin Ziemendorf before killing her. He has been charged with reckless homicide.

McDowell turned himself in to police.