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Man Accused Of Killing Elderly Victim In Parking Lot Freed On Bond

  • Written by Tyler Bue
  • Published in News

A 50-year-old man accused of killing an elderly victim in a parking lot altercation has been freed on bond in La Crosse County.

Matthew Kinstler entered a plea of not guilty to reckless homicide charges. Kinstler and 79-year-old Russell W. Paulson got into an argument outside a Menard’s store May 1st when Kinstler thought the older man had parked too close to his vehicle. Paulson was injured and died later. Kinstler had been in jail for more than two weeks when he bonded out Thursday.


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