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Trial of a 30-year-old guy indicted for killing his wife to be heard by grand jury

Feb 05, 2018 - Legal Monitor Worldwide

A husband arrested after police said he strangled his wife to death with an electrical cord at their Kingsport home last month had his charges bound over to a grand jury.

Randall Neece, 30, appeared in Sessions Court for a preliminary hearing and will face another court date on April 6.

Judge Ray Conkin heard testimony from a detective who worked the case and described finding the victim LaKeesha Neece, a mother of three, on Jan. 18 at a home in the 400 block of West Valley Drive.

Randall Neece tried to smother her with a shower curtain and then used the cord from a straightening iron, according to information released by pol...