Trial date set for Lake Charles woman accused of murder

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A woman accused of killing her husband now has a trial date.

Darlene Sias will appear in court for her second-degree murder trial on April 2.

Court records reflect that prosecutors declined a plea deal because of the severity of the charges.

Sias is accused of killing her husband, Joseph Sias, last December.

She is currently in jail on $1 million bond.

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