Utah man convicted of trying to murder estranged wife to be sentenced

Posted at 8:59 AM, Sep 17, 2014
and last updated 2014-09-17 10:59:01-04

DAVIS COUNTY, Utah – The man convicted of trying to murder his estranged wife is scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday.

Davis County Police said Kristopher Ertmann met the woman at a park in Fruit Heights July 22 last year to talk about the details of their separation.

During the meeting, officers said Ertmann pulled out a sharp object and curt his wife on her neck.

Ertmann is being sentenced for aggravated assault, criminal solicitation and fraud.