Local news briefs- Nov. 22
Brooks pleads guilty to second-degree murder in Todd Co.
OSAKIS — Jeffrey Allan Brooks on Friday pleaded guilty to second-degree intentional murder of Diane Fortenberry on May 20, reported the Todd County Sheriff’s Department.
Brooks was committing a burglary at the Fortenberry residence on Whitetail Trail in Gordon Township near Osakis, when the murder occurred.
The maximum sentence for second-degree murder is 480 months.
Brooks will be sentenced in January.
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