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Goelz sentenced to life in prison for first-degree murder

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OLIVIA -- Dirk Lionel Goelz, 44, was sentenced Friday to life in prison, just hours after a Renville County jury found him guilty of first-degree murder in the Jan. 30 shooting death of Kerri Marie Robinson, 36.


The jury of seven women and five men found Goelz guilty of first-degree murder, past pattern of domestic abuse. The charge carries a mandatory life sentence.

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