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Defense, prosecution each call their own firearms experts in Andersen trial

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Friday's testimony in the murder trial of rural Waubun resident Kenneth Andersen was highlighted by a pair of firearms experts -- one called by the prosecution, and one called by the defense.


Late Thursday afternoon, prosecutor Al Zdrazil had called to the stand a forensic scientist from the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension crime lab in Bemidji. Nathaniel Pearlson noted at the beginning of his testimony that he specialized in firearms analysis.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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