Report: Hoehn Sentenced to Life With Possibility of Parole for His Role in Greywind Case

October 29, 2018 06:58 PM

Fargo TV station WDAY and the Fargo Forum report William Hoehn has been sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole for conspiring to kidnap and lying to police in the death of a woman whose baby was cut from her womb.

— WDAY TV News (@WDAYnews) October 29, 2018

Hoehn pleaded guilty to the charges last month.

He was acquitted of conspiracy to commit murder in the August 2017 death of Savanna Greywind of Fargo. Hoehn's ex-girlfriend, Brooke Crews, pleaded guilty in Greywind's death and is serving life in prison. She testified against Hoehn at last month's trial.

RELATED: Not Guilty: Jury Acquits Man of Murder Conspiracy in Savanna Greywind's Killing

Hoehn admitted helping to cover up the crime, but said he knew nothing of the murder plot.

Hoehn is scheduled to be sentenced Monday morning. He faces maximum penalties of 20 years in prison for kidnapping and one year for lying to authorities.

RELATED: North Dakota Man Denies Helping Kill Savanna Greywind


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