NEW RICHMOND Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – Bond is set at half a million dollars cash for a New Richmond woman charged in the death of a man during the weekend. 53-year-old Marian Smith is charged in St. Croix County court with first degree intentional homicide and two counts of obstructing an officer.
The New Richmond Police Department says it was called to a home Saturday morning where 48-year-old Shaun Lewis was found with what appeared to be multiple stab wounds. Lewis died at the scene.
According to the criminal complaint, Smith told police she and Lewis argued that morning, they fought over a knife, and he fell on the knife. An autopsy found Lewis had two stab wounds, and his cause of death was ruled a homicide.