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Burnett Homicide

By: Paige Pearson
By: Paige Pearson

Authorities responded to an emergency call at a residence in rural Siren early this morning and found the body of 66-year-old Gary Nelson of Osakis, Minnesota.

Shortly after the body was found, a suspect, Brenda Nelson, was arrested by Polk County officers in the village of Frederic. Nelson is currently in custody at the Burnett County Sheriff's Department.

There's no word yet on the cause of death.


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