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Trial for Washington man accused of killing wife is delayed

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WASHINGTON (KWWL) -- The trial for the Washington man accused of killing his wife back in January has been delayed.

James D. Blum, 70, is charged with Second Degree Murder.

Police say Blum called 911 on January 11th saying he though he had killed his wife.

When questioned later, police say Blum admitted that he meant to kill Patricia Blum.

His trial is now set for August 24, 2010 at 9:30 a.m. in Washington County court.

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