Man sentenced to prison for killing wife

Man sentenced to prison for killing wife

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(KSL News) A man convicted of killing his wife will spend at least 15 years in prison.

Sione Talanoa pleaded guilty to choking and stabbing his wife, Lisa Pouha.

Prosecutors called Talanoa a demon, while the victim's family members say they don't want their hatred to ruin the happy memories they had with Pouha.

The judge sentenced Talanoa to 15 years to life.


Information from: Deseret Morning News

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