Man who killed wife with machete sentenced to 50 years

A man who killed his wife with a machete back in May was sentenced Friday morning in Allen County.

Posted: Dec. 13, 2018 4:05 PM
Updated: Dec. 14, 2018 6:31 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- A man who killed his wife with a machete back in May was sentenced Friday morning in Allen County. 

Julio Rodriguez pleaded guilty to the murder of his wife, Lucia Aviles Segura. 

Segura was found unresponsive in her Baxter Street home. Medics pronounced her dead at the scene. 

Rodriguez was sentenced to 50 years in the Indiana Department of Corrections with 197 days already served in the Allen County Jail. 

Article Comments

Fort Wayne
Broken Clouds
63° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 63°
Angola
Broken Clouds
57° wxIcon
Hi: 71° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 57°
Huntington
Clear
64° wxIcon
Hi: 76° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 64°
Decatur
Clear
66° wxIcon
Hi: 76° Lo: 66°
Feels Like: 66°
Van Wert
Clear
66° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 66°
Feels Like: 66°
Summer-Like Friday
WFFT Radar
WFFT Temperatures
WFFT National

Community Events