Jury Finds Northland Woman Guilty of 2nd Degree Murder

By KBJR News 1

May 26, 2012 Updated May 26, 2012 at 11:30 PM CDT

(Northland's NewsCenter)---A Northland woman has been found guilty in the murder of her estranged husband and the removal of his body.

A Cass County jury found 62-year-old Helene Teresa Mitchell-Abraham guilty of second degree murder and interference with a dead body.

The indictment alleged that Mitchell-Abraham intentionally struck and killed her estranged husband with her vehicle in 2010.

The jury returned the verdict around 8:30 Friday evening after nearly three days of deliberation.

Sentencing is scheduled for July 9th.