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updated 11:16 AM UTC, Jun 6, 2020

NW Wisconsin Women Convicted Of Stabbing Boyfriend To Death

  • Written by Wheeler
  • Published in News

A Dunn County jury wouldn’t buy a Stanley woman’s claim of self-defense for stabbing her boyfriend to death.

The jury found 22-year-old Ezra McCandless guilty of first-degree intentional homicide Friday. Prosecutors told the court she stabbed 24-year-old Alex Woodworth 16 times in March 2018. McCandless had taken the stand, telling the court she feared Woodworth was going to rape and kill her. She faces a life prison term when she is sentenced.


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