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Published February 28, 2011, 02:40 PM

Manvel man facing murder charge has his last court appearance before his jury trial

Manvel, ND (WDAY TV) - A Manvel man facing a murder charge accused of killing his brother had his last court appearance today before his jury trial.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Authorities say 45-year-old Rodney Chisholm murdered his brother 59-year-old Donald Chisholm last summer. According to court documents, Rodney told authorities he and Donald fought.

The criminal complaint also says Rodney admits striking him in the head with a metal pipe and strangling him. The jury trial is set to begin March 15th.