Sponsored By
An organization or individual has paid for the creation of this work but did not approve or review it.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

Minnesota man found guilty of killing wife

HASTINGS, Minn. -- A Dakota County jury on Tuesday found Roger Holland guilty of killing his pregnant wife in March, and a judge sentenced him to two life terms in prison without the possibility of parole.

HASTINGS, Minn. -- A Dakota County jury on Tuesday found Roger Holland guilty of killing his pregnant wife in March, and a judge sentenced him to two life terms in prison without the possibility of parole.

The jury returned its verdict after deliberating 11 hours.

Holland was convicted of two counts of first-degree murder and two counts of second-degree murder in the killing of Margorie Holland in their Apple Valley home.

The conviction of Holland, 37, will be automatically appealed to the state Supreme Court.

What To Read Next
Nonprofit hospitals are required to provide free or discounted care, also known as charity care; yet eligibility and application requirements vary across hospitals. Could you qualify? We found out.
Crisis pregnancy centers received almost $3 million in taxpayer funds in 2022. Soon, sharing only medically accurate information could be a prerequisite for funding.
The Grand Forks Blue Zones Project, which hopes to make Grand Forks not just a healthier city but a closer community, is hosting an event on Saturday, Jan. 21, at the Empire Arts Center from 3-5 p.m.
A bill being considered by the North Dakota Legislature would require infertility treatment for public employees — a step that could lead to requiring private insurance for the costly treatments.