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Alexandria man arrested in Osakis murder

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LONG PRAIRIE — The Todd County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jeffery Allen Brooks, 52, of Alexandria Friday for the May 20 murder Diane Fortenberry in Osakis. The arrest was made in Alexandria. Brooks will be held at the Todd County Detention Center and will be arraigned early next week on charges of second degree murder.


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After graduating high school in 2004, I attended Central Lakes College in Staples, MN for 2 years where I got a diploma in Communication Art and Design. I then transfered up to Bemidji State University in, you guessed it, Bemidji, MN. In the spring of 2009, I graduated from BSU. Then in the fall of 2009 I got a job at Echo Publishing, a sister company to the Brainerd Dispatch.
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