Man Convicted In Wife's Electrocution
YORK, Pa. (AP) - A southcentral Pennsylvania man who maintained his wife's electrocution death was an accident has been convicted of third-degree murder and other offenses.
But a York County jury acquitted 38-year-old Toby Taylor on Thursday evening of the most serious charge of first-degree murder. District Attorney Stan Rebert says he will seek the maximum sentence of 20 to 40 years in prison for the Lower Windsor Township man.
In addition to third-degree murder, Taylor was convicted of involuntary manslaughter and reckless endangerment in the Jan. 23, 2008 electrocution of 29- year-old Kirsten Taylor
Taylor had maintained he used an electric shock to stimulate his wife during sex.