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Extradition underway to bring convicted killer to Minnesota

9 months 5 days 21 hours ago Thursday, December 19 2019 Dec 19, 2019 December 19, 2019 10:43 AM December 19, 2019 in News - AP Texas Headlines

MANTORVILLE, Minn. (AP) - Sheriff's officials in Minnesota have started the extradition process to bring a woman convicted of killing her look-alike in Florida back to the state to face charges in her husband's slaying. Fifty-seven-year-old Lois Riess pleaded guilty Tuesday to killing Pamela Hutchinson in Florida. Her husband, 54-year-old David Riess, was found dead at the couple’s Blooming Prairie, Minnesota, home, in March 2018. Prosecutors say Lois Riess forged checks to steal $11,000 from her husband’s account, traveled south to Florida and landed in Fort Myers where she met and killed Hutchinson in April last year.

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