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Brok Junkermeier is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Lila Warwick.

Junkermeier lawyer says client caused Lila Warwick's death, but that doesn't mean guilty of charges

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WILLMAR — Even his own attorney said in court Friday morning that Brok Junkermeier killed Lila Warwick the morning of July 29, 2013.


However, “that doesn’t mean he’s guilty of both of these charges,” Kent Marshall, a state public defender, told the jury in a brief opening statement in the first-degree murder trial of Junkermeier, 19, of Willmar.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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