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Bail set at $2 million for man accused of double murder in Mahnomen

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Bail was set at $2 million Monday for a man accused of murdering two elderly rural Mahnomen County residents in their home.

Timothy James Thorson, 53, of Mahnomen appeared in Mahnomen County District Court Monday, where he was charged with two counts of second-degree murder and two other felony charges.


He is the sole suspect in the murders of 72-year-old Francis Lundon and 71-year-old Ethyl Lundon, who lived near Thorson. The Lundons were found shot to death early Friday

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