The brother of Kurt Angle, David Angle, pled guilty on Tuesday to killing his wife, Donna Angle, last fall. As a result, David Angle’s plea agreement is to the lesser charge of voluntary manslaughter, as opposed to the more serious charge of homicide (the original charge).
"It was really a product of alcohol. And there was a domestic fight where she started smacking him and he stopped her from doing that. His knees were on her chest and basically she suffocated. And he was intoxicated as well and it was almost accidental," defense attorney Bill Diffenderfer told Pittsburgh's Action News 4.
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