A letter read in court this morning shows Timothy Ronk confessed to stabbing Michelle Craite and setting her house on fire.
Heather Hindall of Jacksonviille, Fla., wept on the witness stand as she testified about how she met Ronk on a social network about a month before he arrived at her home with an engagement ring.
The letter, presented as evidence in court, was written to Hindall after Ronk was arrested and charged with Craite's murder. In it, he admitted he stabbed Michelle Craite and set her house on fire before leaving her home Aug. 26, 2008.
Ronk also said Craite attacked him with his own knife. He took it away from her.
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