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Finley woman accused of killing husband claims mental illness

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FINLEY — A defense attorney for a Finley woman charged with murdering her husband has filed a notice stating she was mentally ill at time of the killing and was not responsible for her actions.

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Investigators said Sherry Midstokke, 61, admitted to them that she killed her husband, Lyle Midstokke, 66, in the couple’s home using a combination of drugs and asphyxiation on Feb. 3.

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