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Accused molester held in wife's death

Feb 02, 2019 - Star Tribune (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

A Woodbury man on trial for alleged child molestation fatally slashed his wife's throat with a knife and injured himself before police found him asleep in the shower Thursday morning, according to criminal charges.

Harvey T. Kneifl, 72, was charged Friday in Washington County District Court with one count of second-degree murder with intent in the death of Julie Kneifl, 72.

While being transported to the hospital for his injuries, Kneifl allegedly told emergency personnel that he "ha...