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Junkermeier changes his plea to guilty, sentencing scheduled for April 9

Brok Junkermeier has changed his plea to guilty in his murder trial this afternoon at the Kandiyohi County District Court in Willmar.

Junkermeier, 19, of Willmar, is currently on the stand undergoing questioning by the court judge and prosecutors.

He will be sentenced at 9 a.m. Wednesday.

Junkermeier and Robert Warwick, 18, were indicted on first-degree murder charges in September for their roles in killing Robert's grandmother Lila Warwick, 79, in July at her residence on the east edge of Willmar.

Watch for further updates.

Carolyn Lange

A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers regional news with the West Central Tribune.

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