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Man to be sentenced for daughter's injuries

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BEMIDJI - A 29-year-old man accused of injuring his infant daughter entered an Alford plea to felony third-degree assault.

Roger Darrin Warner of Laporte entered the Alford plea Aug. 7 to felony charge of third-degree assault of a victim under the age of 4.


An Alford plea has the legal effect of a guilty plea. While Warner did not admit guilt, he conceded prosecutors had enough evidence to convict him.

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