Convicted Md. Killer Settles Civil Suit For $500K

View Comments
money, money generic, cash

FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — A Frederick man convicted last year of murdering his wife is agreeing to pay $500,000 in damages to her estate.

The Frederick News-Post reported Thursday that the settlement averted a trial next week on a civil claim filed against Marshall Metz.

Metz’s attorney says the agreement brings an end to the wrongful-death case filed in December by the estate of Ann Sue

Marshall Metz is serving a prison sentence of life plus 20 years for shooting his wife with two separate guns at the home they once shared.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus