STEVENS POINT — A judge has
sentenced a Stevens Point man to life in prison after he
was convicted of killing his wife and hiding her copse.
Last month a jury in
Portage County found Jason Sypher guilty of first-degree
intentional homicide and hiding a corpse.
Krista Sypher disappeared
on March 13, 2017. Her body has never been found.
Wisconsin Attorney General
Josh Kaul says the sentence ensures that Sypher “will be
incarcerated for a long time, if not for the rest of his
According to a criminal
complaint, the couple had a rocky marriage marked by
domestic violence. Surveillance cameras showed Jason
Sypher buying 39-gallon garbage bags from a Menards the
day his wife vanished.