Man Accused Of Poisoning His Wife's Coffee Pleads Guilty To Lesser Charge

Reported by: Tom Kenny
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Updated: 1/03/2013 11:36 pm
A Madison County man who was accused of trying to kill his wife by poisoning her coffee, pleaded guilty to a lesser charge on Thursday, according to a report in the Lexington Herald-Leader newspaper.

The report said William Cain, 56, who was initially charged with attempted murder, pleaded guilty to attempted manslaughter.

The newspaper reported prosecutors recommended a six and a half year prison sentence.

Cain is scheduled to be sentenced February 14, 2013.
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