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Arrest in La Crosse double murder


LA CROSSE (WKOW) -- A man is behind bars in La Crosse for the double murder of a father and son.

La Crosse police announced the arrest of 39-year-old Jeffry Lepsch. He was taken into custody near his home in Minnesota.

He's the prime suspect in the deaths of Paul and A.J. Petras. They were found shot and killed inside Paul's photography store on September 15.

Police expect to release more information about the case Thursday.  


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