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Jury sides with Cox family in wrongful death suit of teens killed

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By Tom Hintgen / Otter Tail County Focus

A jury reached its verdict last Wednesday in a civil case connected to the tragic murder-suicide three years ago of Dylan Cox and Tabitha Belmonte.


Belmonte’s mother, Bobbie Teeple, of Dent, and eight other family members had asked for a total of $5 million from the Cox family in a wrongful death lawsuit. Each plaintiff sought in excess of $50,000.

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