It is noted that lane invited the 27-year-old Michelle Wilkins to his home under the guise of selling clothes for pregnant women. Women talked for hours, and then lane jumped on Wilkins and struck her several blows on the head with a lamp, and then began to choke.
When Wilkins lost consciousness, lane with two kitchen knives, cut open her belly and pulled out the child.
Judge Maria Berkenkotter lane was sentenced to 48 years in prison for attempted murder and 32 years for unlawful termination of pregnancy. The rest of the sentence lane got for the assault charge.