Clinton County woman pleads guilty to killing 96-year-old aunt

Linda Decker pled guilty to murder in court

Posted: Feb 16, 2018 4:13 PM

CLINTON COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) — Linda Decker pled guilty to murder shortly after noon Friday in the Clinton Circuit Court.

Related: Police make arrest in Frankfort death investigation

Ms. Decker is set for sentencing on March 12 at 2:00 p.m.

In her plea, Ms. Decker admitted to the knowing or intentional killing of Betty Wann on September 27, 2016, in Frankfort. 

Sixty-seven-year-old Linda Decker faced a preliminary charge of murder in connection with the death of 96-year-old Betty Wann, also of Frankfort.

The Frankfort Police Department investigated the matter with the assistance of the Indiana State Police.

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