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Rosebud Reservation Slaying

A man accused of killing a woman on the Rosebud Indian Reservation in South Dakota has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder.  Lawrence Whipple, age 54 of Mission was accused of stabbing Loretta Waugh to death on February 7.  He initially was indicted on a first-degree murder charge and pleaded not guilty.  US Atty. Brendan Johnson says Whipple could face life in prison when he is sentenced September 10th.

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