A closer look into sentencing of a murderer
Confessed murderer Jeffery Allen Brooks, 54, Alexandria, was sentenced to 35 years in prison June 12 for the killing of Diane Fortenberry, 51, of Osakis.
Fortenberry was beaten to death by Brooks after he was caught in the act of burglarizing the Fortenberry home in rural Osakis just over a year ago in May.
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