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  1. Man charged in fatal fisherman stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Valley News Live

    ... three days after the death of a popular youth wrestling coach and father of five. A criminal complaint filed in Polk County Court details how an argument between two groups fishing the river at Interstate Park Tuesday escalated over several hours ...

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  2. Minnesotan Charged in Fatal Stabbing of Wisconsin FishermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | WSAW

    ... Thursday. The Star Tribune of Minneapolis reports the criminal complaint sheds no insights on the argument. Polk County Chief Deputy Steve Moe said authorities have no answers despite cooperation from both men's friends. Acre-Kendall's mother, ...

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  3. News from around Wisconsin at 5:28 a.m. CDTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... style known as a henley - a play on Henley's name and a title of a popular song by the classic rock band. The Polk County sheriff's office says the suspect was accompanied by his attorney when he turned himself in Thursday afternoon. The Wisconsin ...

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  4. Suspect Arrested in Fisherman's Fatal Stabbing in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WDIO

    Wisconsin authorities have arrested the man wanted in the stabbing death of a fisherman after an argument on opposite banks of the St. Croix River. The Polk County sheriff's office says the suspect was accompanied by his attorney when he turned himself in Thursday afternoon.

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  5. Levi Acre-Kendall charged with murdering fisherman Peter Kelly during fight over swearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Daily Mail

    ... the teenagers, Levi Acre-Kendall, was charged with one count of first-degree reckless homicide on Friday by the Polk County attorney's office. Kelly and his wife Christie, pictured, have four sons and a daughter all under the age of nine. He was ...

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  6. Suspect Charged in Killing of Former RCTC StudentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | KAAL-TV Austin

    ... Community and Technical College, near the St. Croix River. If convicted, he faces up to 60 years in prison. Polk County Sheriff's officials say Kelly was stabbed during a confrontation with a group of fishermen. Kelly's friend, identified by police ...

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  7. Minnesota teen charged in St. Croix angler's stabbing deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | TwinCities

    A Cambridge, Minn., teenager has been charged with first-degree reckless homicide in the St. Croix River stabbing of Peter Kelly. Levi C. Acre-Kendall, 19, was charged Friday in Polk County, Wis., Circuit Court.

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  8. Suspect Accused of Fatally Stabbing Wis. Fisherman Identified, ChargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | KSTP

    ... first-degree reckless homicide. He turned himself in Thursday and made his initial court appearance Friday. The Polk County sheriff says the other men with him at the time of the stabbing have been identified and interviewed, and the vehicles ...

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  9. Witnesses give conflicting accounts of fisherman's fatal stabbing along St. Croix RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Star Tribune

    ... Croix Falls, Wis. fisherman at Interstate Park. Levi C. Acre-Kendall, 19, was charged about noon Friday by the Polk County attorney's office with one count of first-degree reckless homicide. Peter Kelly, 34, a married father of five young children, ...

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  10. Minnesota teen in custody for fatal stabbing of fisherman along the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Star Tribune

    ... a confrontation with three young men at Interstate Park. A 19-year-old Cambridge, Minn. man turned himself in to Polk County sheriff's officials in Balsam Lake Thursday afternoon. The man, who is not being named because he hasn't been charged, was ...

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  11. Suspect arrested in fishermana s fatal stabbing in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    Wisconsin authorities have arrested the man wanted in the stabbing death of a fisherman after an argument on opposite banks of the St. Croix River. The Polk County sheriff's office says the suspect was accompanied by his attorney when he turned himself in Thursday afternoon.

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  12. St. Croix River stabbing suspect due in court FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Valley News Live

    The man accused of stabbing a St. Croix Falls man to death turned himself in Thursday afternoon, according to the Polk County Sheriff. Peter Kelly was stabbed to death along the St. Croix River Tuesday evening after confronting a group of rowdy men, according to witnesses.

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  13. Fisherman fatally stabbed after altercationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Valley News Live

    ... added. Anyone who knows anything about Tuesday night's fatal altercation or those involved is asked to call the Polk County Sheriff's Office at 715-485-8300

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  14. Suspect in St. Croix angler's stabbing death arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | TwinCities

    Accompanied by his attorney, the man suspected of stabbing a young father to death Tuesday on the Wisconsin bank of the St. Croix River has turned himself in. The man presented himself at the Polk County sheriff's office Thursday afternoon.

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  15. Suspect arrested in stabbing death of St. Croix River fishermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Star Tribune

    A suspect in the stabbing death of an angler along the St. Croix River turned himself in to authorities Thursday. A suspect has been arrested in the stabbing death of a St. Croix Falls, Wis., fisherman, the Polk County Sheriff's Office confirmed Thursday afternoon.

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  16. New Information: Suspect in deadly St. Croix Falls stabbing arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    The Polk County Sheriff's Office announced the suspect's arrest Thursday, saying he was with his lawyer when he turned himself into the department late that afternoon. The department says investigators also found and seized vehicles that were involved in the case.

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  17. Married father-of-five, 34, stabbed to death beside Wisconsin river ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Daily Mail

    ... Minnesota side was making statements like, 'Why don't you clean up your act',' . Captain Steve Smith with the Polk County Sheriff's Office in Wisconsin told CBS Minnesota . Kelly and his friend drove to Interstate Park on the Wisconsin side, where ...

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  18. Fight among fishermen leads to fatal stabbing on St. Croix RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    A Polk County man fatally stabbed during a fight between fishermen on the St. Croix River was identified by the sheriff's office Wednesday as Peter S. Kelly, 34, of St. Croix Falls. Kelly was stabbed Tuesday evening near a boat landing in the southern portion of Interstate Park in St. Croix Falls, according to a news release from the Polk County Sheriff's Office.

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  19. Former RCTC Student Killed in Wisconsin StabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KAAL-TV Austin

    The Polk County Sheriff's Office is asking the public for help identifying a group of men involved in a fatal stabbing in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin, Tuesday night. The sheriff says a confrontation started about 6:30 p.m. between two Polk County men who were fishing on the Minnesota side of the river and three men who were fishing on the Wisconsin side of the river in Interstate Park.

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  20. 1 dead after St. Croix River anglers argueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Channel3000

    Authorities are searching for three men after an argument on opposite banks of the St. Croix River led to a fatal stabbing at Interstate Park in Wisconsin. The Polk County sheriff's office identifies the stabbing victim as 34-year-old Peter Kelly of St. Croix Falls.

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