February 23, 2004
Opening arguments were delayed Monday in the Cleveland trial of a woman charged with killing a multiple sclerosis patient with a bagel.
An attorney's schedule conflict will delay the trial until Wednesday morning.
Live-in nurse Wanda Kanner was indicted on murder and involuntary manslaughter charges in the 2001 death of 49-year-old Darlene Amberik of North Royalton.
The woman could not feed herself or swallow solid foods. She was found dead after Kanner allegedly gave her a bagel and then left.
The investigation began when police learned that the victim's husband
had bought an engagement ring for Kanner before his wife died.
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