Man once accused of stabbing his mother dies in prison - KWWL - Eastern Iowa Breaking News, Weather, Closings

Man once accused of stabbing his mother dies in prison

Posted:

FT. MADISON (KWWL) -- A Spirit Lake man convicted of stabbing his mother has died at the Iowa State Penitentiary in Fort Madison. 

Prison officials are waiting on autopsy results to confirm a cause of death for 23-year-old Jeffrey Wittler.  Wittler was charged last year with assaulting his mother with a knife, causing serious injuries.  He was convicted of willful injury and going armed with intent.

Online AnchorBob Waters

Powered by Frankly