Dave Olson, Published December 14 2012
Fargo man enters guilty plea to attempted murder in stabbing
Kenton Wayne Stillday, 38, was initially charged in June with first-degree premeditated attempted murder and first-degree assault following an incident involving his estranged wife.
Stillday was armed with a knife when he chased the victim from her home and pinned her down, according to court documents.
Before stabbing her in the chest, just above her heart, Stillday told the victim: “If I can’t have you, no one will,” the court documents stated.
Stillday is scheduled to be sentenced Jan. 14.
His attorney, Brian Toay, said it is anticipated Stillday will receive a sentence of 10 years and 10 months.
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