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Next court date set for man charged in Chickamaw Beach house fire


WALKER — The 23-year-old Akeley man charged with nine counts of first-degree attempted murder and one count of first-degree arson for a house fire Jan. 8 in the Chickamaw Beach area, appeared Thursday in Cass County District Court before Judge John Smith.

Smith set Brandon Todd Sannan’s next court hearing at 1 p.m. April 30.

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