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Junkermeier pleads guilty to murder

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Red Wing Minnesota 2760 North Service Drive / P.O. Box 15 55066

WILLMAR, Minn. -- Brok Junkermeier, the Willmar teen charged with killing an elderly woman last summer, changed his plea to guilty at his murder trial this afternoon in Kandiyohi County District Court.

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

His sentencing is scheduled for April 9.

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

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