Oconto County Circuit Court Judge Michael T. Judge speaks with prosecutor and assistant Attorney General Richard Dufour and defense attorney Bradley Schraven at the murder trial of Daniel Schmidt of Shawano on Wednesday, Oct. 16.
Daniel Schmidt of Shawano was convicted Thursday night of killing a town of Gillett woman and her brother nearly 4-1/2 years ago.
Schmidt, 30, sat emotionless as Judge Michael T. Judge read the verdicts finding him guilty of two counts of first-degree intentional homicide in the shooting deaths of siblings Kimberly Rose and Leonard Marsh at Rose's rural home.
An outburst of relief came from the family of the victims. Schmidt's wife Stephanie, who testified extensively, began crying and then sobbed for several minutes as she was consoled by family members. ...