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Woman charged with killing Roderick Williams is due in court

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Seymone Triplett

Seymone Triplett

MILWAUKEE — 22-year-old Seymone Triplett, the woman charged with second-degree reckless homicide in the stabbing death of Roderick Williams is due in court Thursday afternoon, May 10th for her preliminary hearing.

Milwaukee police say Williams was stabbed to death during an argument that happened near 32nd and Wells early Saturday, April 28th.

In the criminal complaint, Triplett admits to police that she and Williams were having an argument over her not giving oral sex to Williams. The complaint says Williams asked Triplett “to leave repeatedly but that she did not want to leave. She was hoping they could work it out. She (Triplett) stated that after she stabbed Roderick Williams in the chest, she ran away and threw the knife in a garbage can.”

Triplett faces up to 25 years in prison if convicted on the charge.

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