Man Gets 2 Life Sentences For Murdering Wife, Unborn ChildA Dakota County jury convicted a 37-year-old Apple Valley man Tuesday morning of murdering his wife and their unborn child after 10 hours of deliberation. The court found Roger Holland guilty of two counts of first-degree murder and two counts of second-degree murder in connection with the March 7 incident.
Defense: Death Of Fetus Was Abortion, Not MurderThe attorney for an Apple Valley man accused of killing his pregnant wife argues the death of the 15-week-old fetus was an abortion, not murder. Dakota County prosecutors say Roger Holland strangled 37-year-old Margorie Holland at their townhouse last March.
Apple Valley Man Faces 1st-Degree Murder In Pregnant Wife's DeathA 36-year-old Apple Valley man has been indicted for allegedly killing his pregnant wife.
The Warning Signs Of Domestic ViolenceIn the past month, police say there've been three women killed by their husbands or boyfriends: a store manager at the Mall of America, a teenage girl and a pregnant National Guard member. None of the men charged have a criminal history