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Plea agreement reached; reckless homicide trial cancelled

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ELLSWORTH -- In a brief hearing Monday morning, just before jury selection was to begin, a plea bargain was accepted, and Hardy White III, River Falls, was found guilty of possession of narcotics with intent to deliver.

The more serious charge of first-degree reckless homicide/deliver drugs in the October 2010 death of Jack Jenkins, 25, was dismissed. That charge will be used as a read-in when White, 43, is sentenced in January.

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Judy Wiff
Judy Wiff has been regional editor for RiverTown’s Wisconsin newspapers since 1996. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and sociology from UW-River Falls. She has worked as a reporter for several weekly newspapers in Wisconsin.
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