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Suspect Confesses in Arkansas to Denver Killing

April 2, 2006 - Posted at 12:56 p.m. CST

DENVER (AP) _ A Denver television station reports that a

Colorado man who fled to Arkansas has confessed to killing his wife

and then disposing of her body in a dumpster.

Fifty-three-year-old Frank Schilt is to be extradited to Denver

next week on a first-degree murder warrant in the death of his

51-year-old wife.

He allegedly killed her February 25th after the couple argued

over 30-thousand dollars of her inheritance that he had spent.

Yell County Arkansas Sheriff's Lieutenant David Kimball told

K-M-G-H T-V that while they were arguing he pushed her and they

both fell down. Schilt said his wife hit her head on the headboard.

(Copyright 2006 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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