Southern Missouri man charged in Myanmar swim

Thursday, May 14, 2009 | 6:06 p.m. CDT; updated 9:28 p.m. CDT, Thursday, May 14, 2009

FALCON — John Yettaw left his 10-year-old and three teenagers in southern Missouri, visited his former wife in California last month and told her he had to go to Asia to work on a psychology paper about forgiveness. That was bad enough for his ex-wife, but it got worse.