Charge: Cottage Grove guy killed wife in the evening Web murder plot
Bail ended up being set at $1 million Wednesday for the Cottage Grove man who authorities connected to A dark that is complex web to fund their wife’s murder before he eventually poisoned and shot her himself and staged her death as being committing suicide.
Stephen Carl Allwine, 43, ended up being faced with second-degree murder that is intentional the Nov. 13, 2016, loss of their wife, Amy Louise Allwine, 43, at their 110th Street house. He showed up Wednesday for a short first look in Washington County District Court. He could be being held in Washington County prison.
District Court Judge Susan Miles set Allwine’s bail at $1 million without conditions or $500,000 with conditions, including which he wear a GPS monitoring device if he posts bail, stay in Minnesota and now have just supervised experience of the Allwines’ 9-year-old son.
Allwine’s lawyer, Kevin DeVore, desired a diminished bail which he stated their client could pay for. Using the services of Allwine may well be more difficult if he could be in jail, DeVore stated.