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Junkermeier murder trial hearing today


WILLMAR — A trial management conference is scheduled for 3 p.m. today for Brok Junkermeier, the 19-year-old Willmar man charged with first-degree murder for allegedly killing Lila Warwick last summer.

Jury selection is scheduled to begin Tuesday for the trial expected to last up to three weeks before District Judge Donald Spilseth in Kandiyohi County District Court.

Warwick, 79, was found dead, stabbed and strangled, at her residence on the east edge of Willmar on July 29.

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Gretchen Schlosser

Gretchen Schlosser is the public safety reporter, and writes about agriculture occasionally, for the West Central Tribune. She's been with the Tribune since 2006 and has 17 years of experience working in news, media and communications. 

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