Wed., 12:45 pm: Man pleads guilty in Bristol Inn stabbing

WARREN — A North Bloomfield man accused in the stabbing death of another man at the Bristol Inn earlier this year pleaded guilty today to an amended charge of voluntary manslaughter.

William J. Helmuth, 45, of Creaser-Ashtabula Road, is to undergo a presentence investigation before sentencing. He has been held in the Trumbull County Jail on $1 million bond in the Jan. 16 death of Craig Neighbor, 41.