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Hurd trial underway in Owatonna

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By Clare Kennedy

Owatonna People's Press

OWATONNA -- Ryan Hurd will not face a separate trial for one of the five murder charges leveled against him.


Hurd also faced potential jurors for the first time.

Fifty-one would-be jurors came to the court house to be vetted for the first-degree murder trial. The process is estimated to take several days. The trial is expected to begin late this week or early next week.

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