Osakis murder suspect pleads guilty
Six months after an Osakis woman was murdered, the suspect has pleaded guilty.
Jeffrey Allan Brooks, of Alexandria, entered a guilty plea on November 18 for the murder of Diane Fortenberry.
He pleaded guilty to second-degree murder, which carries a maximum sentence of 480 months.
Brooks will be sentenced in January 2012.
On May 20, Fortenberry stopped home after lunch and reportedly interrupted a burglary at her home in rural Osakis.
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