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MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Teen to get life in prison for murdering Willmar Grandmother

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WILLMAR, Minn. -- Nineteen-year-old Brok Junkermeier of Willmar will be sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole this morning (Wed) for the murder of 79-year-old Lila Warwick last July.  Last Wednesday, one week into his murder trial, Junkermeier surprised everyone by pleading guilty to first-degree murder.  His attorney, Kent Marshall, said Junkermeier wanted to spare Warwick's family and his own from having to see any more gory details of evidence during the trial.

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