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UPDATE: Judge rules evidence involving Fox Crossing man fatally stabbing live-in girlfriend enough for trial

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MONDAY 08/23/2021 7:15 p.m.

FOX CROSSING, Wis. (WFRV)- Judge Scott Woldt, who was presiding over Phillip Dellar’s alleged involvement in stabbing then live-in girlfriend ruled he is bound over for trial.

Woldt made the decision on Monday, August 23, when Dellar appeared for his preliminary hearing.

According to case documents, once the court ruled Dellar was bound over for trial, he requested for a new judge to preside over his case.

Dellar is accused of fatally stabbing his 30-year-old girlfriend, Leianna Mule. He was arrested back on July 30. He faces one charge of 1st-Degree Intentional Homicide. Dellar’s next appearance in court will be an arraignment hearing that is scheduled for September 30, at 9 a.m.

No additional information has been provided at this time. Local Five will update this story as new details become available.

UPDATE: Fox Crossing man charged with fatally stabbing live-in girlfriend

FRIDAY 07/30/2021 3:5O p.m.

FRIDAY 7/30/2021 3:50 p.m.

FOX CROSSING, Wis. (WFRV) – A 26-year-old man from Fox Crossing has been arrested and charged with the fatal stabbing of his 30-year-old live-in girlfriend, Leianna Mule.

According to the Fox Crossing Police Department, after an extensive investigation into the murder of Mule on Sunday afternoon, police have arrested her boyfriend, 26-year-old Phillip Dellar, and charged him with one count of 1st Degree Intentional Homicide.

Authorities report that this incident remains under investigation by the Wisconsin Crime Lab, State Patrol, and Fox Crossing Police Department.

Local 5 will continue to follow this story and provide updates as they become available.

Original Story: One dead after stabbing in Fox Crossing, no arrests as police continue investigating

MONDAY 7/26/2021 1:56 p.m.

FOX CROSSING, Wis. (WFRV) – A woman is dead after someone came into an apartment and stabbed her.

According to the Fox Crossing Police Department, on July 25 around 6:45 p.m. authorities responded to the 1100 block of Valley Road. While officers were en route they were told that the caller was now saying someone had killed his girlfriend.

When officers arrived a 26-year-old man said that someone came into his apartment and stabbed his 30-year-old girlfriend and killed her.

The woman ended up dying as a result of her injuries even as life-saving efforts were attempted.

The man was taken to a local hospital for injuries.

There have been no arrests made at this time. The scene is still active and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Fox Cross Police Department at 920-720-7109.

There was no further information provided, Local 5 will update this story as more information is released.

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