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Third person arrested in the Lila Warwick homicide

WILLMAR - The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Department reported tonight that they arrested a third individual at about 1:15 p.m. today in connection with the Lila Warwick homicide.

The individual arrested was a 17-year-old malel juvenile from Willmar.

Kandiyohi County Sheriff Dan Hartog said in a news release that based on the information to date, investigators believe this was not a random act.

Hartog said sheriff’s office investigators and agents of the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension Wednesday night arrested Brok Nathaniel Junkermeier, 19, of Willmar, and a 16-year-old juvenile from Willmar in connection with the homicide case.

The investigation is continuing and more information will be released when it becomes available.

Read more Friday in the West Central Tribune.

Kelly Boldan

Kelly Boldan has been the editor of the West Central Tribune of Willmar, since joining the newspaper in October 2001. He has previously worked as the editor at the Bemidji Pioneer, also part of Forum Communications Co., and other daily newspapers, online Web sites, and weekly agriculture newspapers in Wisconsin, Texas and Minnesota. You can follow via Twitter at @KellyBoldanWCT or read about the Tribune's newsroom blog at: or the Tribune's blog at:

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