Coroner: Amish Teen Linda Stoltzfoos Was Strangled, Stabbed

The Lancaster County Coroner's Office has ruled asphyxia due to strangulation and suffocation as the cause of death for 18-year-old Linda Stoltzfoos, an Amish teen who disappeared more than 10 months ago.

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- The coroner says an Amish teenager whose body was found in Lancaster County was strangled and stabbed. Linda Stoltzfoos disappeared 10 months ago while she was walking home from school. The coroner used dental records to identify her body. 35-year-old Justo Smoker was charged with homicide back in December. He is in jail awaiting trial and has pleaded not guilty to the charges.