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Rural Paynesville, Minn., man still doesn't have attorney in murder case against him


WILLMAR -- Delbert Huber, 81, of rural Paynesville, appeared in court this afternoon and reported that he still has not been able to retain an attorney to represent him on a second-degree murder charge for allegedly killing a man earlier this month.

Huber told Judge Kathryn N. Smith that the person holding his power of attorney has been unable to locate the deed to his property, which would allow him to borrow money against the property to secure an attorney.

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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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