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Osakis murder-suicide cause of deaths released

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The Douglas County Sheriff's Office has released the causes of death for two individuals who died in April in a murder-suicide case.

Sharon Christina Love, 38, was found dead in her Alexandria home on April 19. Love's death has been ruled a homicide; a result of multiple traumatic injuries due to assault.


Evidence indicates manual strangulation, blunt force traumatic injuries, closed head trauma and sharp force injury.

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Crystal Dey

Crystal Dey is a staff reporter for the Echo Press. Originally from Minnesota’s Iron Range, Dey worked for newspapers in North Dakota, Florida and Connecticut before returning to her home state to join the Echo Press in October 2011. Dey studied Mass Communications at Minnesota State University Moorhead with an emphasis in Online Journalism. Follow Staff Reporter Crystal Dey on Twitter @Crystal_Dey.

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