Transcript for A manhunt is underway in North Carolina for a man police say killed his wife
Back now with that urgent manhunt under way in north Carolina. A young nurse and mother's body found just 30 miles from her home. Tonight, her husband is on the run. Police say he's armed and dangerous. Here's ABC's erielle reshef. Reporter: Tonight, the urgent hunt for the man North Carolina police say killed his wife in cold blood. Definitely there's a killer on the loose, and we're doing everything we can. Reporter: 57-year-old Lynn keel, now considered armed and dangerous, wanted for the murder of Diana keel, an emergency room nurse and mother of two, found dead in a wooded area 30 miles from where she disappeared days after her daughter reported her missing. She was such a sweet, sweet friend. Reporter: Lynn questioned by police that day but later released. Do you believe your wife is okay? Reporter: Authorities say he's believed to be driving a pewter 1998 Chevy pickup with this. We've got to remember that not only is this a homicide investigation, but we've got a 10-year-old kid without a mother now. Reporter: Suspicion now swirling around the husband, whose first wife Elizabeth was also found dead in their home in 2006. The medical examiner ruling it accidental, but authorities now telling ABC they are reviewing that case. Tom, Diana's family told police the two were facing marital problems and she had planned to file for divorce. Lynn keel now faces a first degree murder charge.
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