Wyoming News Briefs
October 14, 2021
Woman pleads guilty to assault in stabbing
GILLETTE (WNE) — The woman accused of stabbing her ex-boyfriend has pleaded guilty to aggravated assault and battery, which was reduced from attempted second-degree murder in a plea agreement.
With the plea, the maximum penalty for Karissa Bowling, 26, is ten years in prison and a $10,000 fine compared to a possible five to 25-year sentence and a $50,000 fine for the attempted second-degree murder charge.
A count of aggravated burglary was dropped as part of the agreement.
Prosecutors will recommend a four- to six-year prison sentence, suspended...