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Updated: Chehalis Woman’s Fiance Charged With Murder

Police: There Was a History of Domestic Violence Between Brenda L. Bail and Her Fiance, Corey R. Morgan, Who Is Accused of Strangling Her to Death

Posted: Monday, July 22, 2013 9:51 am | Updated: 10:47 am, Tue Jul 23, 2013.

The man who reported that his fiance had died in a car accident on a rural forest road near Morton last week was charged with second-degree murder Monday afternoon in Lewis County Superior Court.

Corey R. Morgan, of Randle, is accused of strangling Brenda L. Bail to death with his hands. The medical examiner said it took between four and six minutes for Bail to die of asphyxiation caused by the strangulation, court documents stated.

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