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on February 9, 2022

Proceedings against Prestage murder suspect may end

Nearly a year after the alleged incident, suspect is still considered incompetent to stand trial

Criminal proceedings against a man accused of fatally cutting the throat of a co-worker at a Prestage Farms pork plant in Eagle Grove, Iowa, could end nearly a year after the fatality occurred.

The suspect, Lukouxs Brown, was charged with first-degree murder in the death of Wayne Smith, who was…

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