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     April 20, 2018      #12-109 PB1
Riess captured in Texas

Taylor Nachtigal

After nearly a month on the run, Lois Riess, the Blooming Prairie woman who is suspected in killing her own husband and a woman in Florida two weeks later, is in custody in Texas.

It was another diner that spotted Riess at restaurant on Thursday night, said South Padre Island authorities in a news release. That witness called police around 8 p.m. and Riess was in custody 25 minutes later.

She is being held at the South Padre Island Jail, where detectives are working with Minnesota and Florida authorities on the pending charges she faces in each state. Those include second-degree murder ...

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