Verdigris Man Sentenced To Life For Wife's 2015 Murder

Wednesday, April 12th 2017, 8:46 am
By: News On 6

A 31-year-old Verdigris man will spend life for the 2015 murder of his wife.

On Tuesday, a Rogers County judge sentenced William Leathers to prison for shooting and killing his wife, Susan.

Leathers had entered a guilty plea to the charges in January.

Leathers told investigators he was drunk and playing with a gun when he pulled the trigger and shot her.

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