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Published April 25, 2011, 05:29 PM

Chisholm Murder Trial Begins Tuesday

45-year-old Rodney Chisholm is charged with killing his brother, 59-year-old Donald Chisholm.

By: WDAZ Staff Report, WDAZ

A Manvel, ND, man's murder trial will begin in Grand Forks Tuesday.

45-year-old Rodney Chisholm is charged with killing his brother, 59-year-old Donald Chisholm.

According to court documents, Chisholm told authorities he hit Donald in the head with a metal pipe and strangled him.

The trial is scheduled for four days. It had been scheduled for March 15, but was continued to Tuesday.

Chisholm's attorney is Steven Light and the judge for the trial is Lawrence Janhke.

Chisholm is charged with murder, a class AA felony. The maximum sentence is life in prison without parole.

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