• Trinity Gruenberg

Bennett pleads guilty to murder

On August 24, Dylan Bennett appeared in Todd County District Court for a plea hearing regarding the murder of Carol and Barry Bennett. The murder occurred in August of 2019 in rural Long Prairie. Dylan Bennett entered a guilty plea to two counts of first degree murder. Dylan was sentenced to life in prison with no chance of release.

The Todd County Sheriff's Office would like to thank the agencies that assisted them in this investigation: MN BCA, FBI, Attorney General's Office, US Attorney Generals Office, Todd County Attorney's Office, Midwest Medical Examiner's Office, Central MN VOTF, and authorities from Mexico.


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