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Murder suspect makes appearance in court

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A Becker County man charged in the murder of his business partner has been ordered to submit to fingerprinting and DNA testing.

Kenneth Eugene Andersen, 34, of 37997 280th Ave., Waubun, appeared in Becker County District Court Monday.


He is charged with felony second degree murder in the death of his friend, Chad Swedberg, 33, a rural Ogema man who was shot April 13 while processing maple sugar on his property.

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