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O'Fallon man convicted of killing wife with painkiller patches

Tuesday, August 5, 2008 | 10:12 a.m. CDT; updated 12:46 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, August 5, 2008

ST. CHARLES - A St. Charles County man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for using painkiller patches to kill his wife.

Gregory Wadlow of O'Fallon pleaded guilty in June to second-degree murder in the 2004 death of his wife, 40-year-old Kelly Wadlow.

Investigators said the now-61-year-old husband used drugs through patches that had been prescribed to him after he was disabled in a 2001 industrial accident.

 

 


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