Guilty verdict in Winneshiek County murder trial

Jacob Seelinger
Jacob Seelinger

Second defendant to stand trial in October.

Posted: Jul 12, 2019 2:18 PM

DECORAH, Iowa – A northeast Iowa teen is found guilty of 2nd degree murder.

A jury has returned that verdict against Jacob Taylor Seelinger, 18 of Decorah, to conclude a four-day trial. Seelinger and Dalton James Adam, 19 of Decorah, were both accused of beating Davin Hansen to death in July 2018.


Dalton Adam

No sentencing date has been set for Seelinger.

Adam is scheduled to stand trial in Winneshiek County District Court for 1st degree murder beginning October 28.

Article Comments

Mason City
Overcast
35° wxIcon
Hi: 42° Lo: 35°
Feels Like: 35°
Albert Lea
Overcast
36° wxIcon
Hi: 38° Lo: 35°
Feels Like: 36°
Austin
Overcast
36° wxIcon
Hi: 38° Lo: 36°
Feels Like: 36°
Charles City
Overcast
36° wxIcon
Hi: 38° Lo: 34°
Feels Like: 36°
Rochester
Overcast
33° wxIcon
Hi: 35° Lo: 32°
Feels Like: 25°
Near normal temperatures returning for the week
KIMT Radar
KIMT Eye in the sky

Latest Video

Image

Eagles prep for state

Image

Lime Creek Nature Center is getting a face-lift

Image

"Don't Forget About Us" tour

Image

MNDOT & NWS teaming up for you

Image

Looking at lowering speed limits

Image

The next step for North Broadway

Image

A warming shelter needs helping hands

Image

Next Hurt Up: Following her brothers footsteps

Image

Last Brick Road in Rochester

Image

Seasonal Parking Ordinance Enforcement Coming Soon

Community Events