From Owatonna paper: Hurd guilty plea not allowed
By Wendy Reuer
OWATONNA -- The man accused of stabbing his teenage girlfriend 109 times and leaving her in the ditch outside of Owatonna was not allowed to plead guilty to second-degree murder.
A hearing for Ryan Hurd, 21, was held Tuesday afternoon in Steele County District Court. Hurd, through his attorney Joel Eaton, told the court he wished to enter a guilty plea.
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