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Man found innocent of strangulation

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Tad Isaac Butcher, 27, of 1060 West Lake Drive, Detroit Lakes has been found innocent by a jury in Becker County District court of two felony charges of domestic assault by strangulation.


According to court records, on March 9 a Detroit Lakes police officer responded to a report of a possible assault.

He found a woman despondent, quiet, softly crying and shaking. She had allegedly been in a romantic relationship with Butcher for about a year.

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