MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Minnesota woman has waived her right to a speedy trial, as she faces accusations of murder in two states.
Lois Riess made a brief court appearance in Fort Myers Beach, Florida Wednesday.READ MORE: Southern Minnesota Task Force Warns Of Fentanyl On The Streets Following 4 Fatal Overdoses
The judge required her to submit her finger, palm and footprints to evidence.READ MORE: Antoine Suggs Charged With Murdering 4 Minnesotans Found Dead In Wisconsin Cornfield
Riess faces the death penalty in the killing of Pamela Hutchinson.
Minnesota investigators say Riess also killed her husband, David, at their home in Blooming Prairie before fleeing back in March.MORE NEWS: Supporters Say Threat To Reproductive Rights Growing In Minnesota And Nationwide
She faces fraud charges in that case while prosecutors determine if the same weapon was used in both shootings.