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By Jonathan Olsen-Koziol
Cheney Free Press 

Cheney Ice Cream Murderer Sentenced

David Pettis will spend the next 25 years in prison


Last updated 1/24/2022 at 12:03pm

SPOKANE – David Pettis, a former Cheney resident, was just sentenced to 25-years in prison for murdering his wife by poisoning her ice cream float by spiking it with a deadly dose of hydrocodone pain medication. Judge Mike Price said reiterated the coroner’s report that stated Peggy Pettis had over ten-times the therapeutic dose in her system. Judge Price have a heartwarming speech about the women Peggy Pettis was and how her happy retirement was stolen from her all because David Pettis acted selfishly wanted to be in another relationship with a different woman.

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