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Wisconsin man charged after
severed head of St. Paul
man is found in car trunk

Associated Press, by DINESH RAMDE

Original Article

Posted By:voxpopuli, 4/23/2013 6:35:12 PM

Authorities found a Minnesota man´s severed head in the trunk of a car and other body parts in the basement of a Milwaukee home, according to a criminal complaint charging a central Wisconsin man with first-degree intentional homicide. A judge ordered Kou Thao, 26, held on a $1 million cash bond during an initial appearance Monday. The Wausau man is scheduled for a preliminary hearing May 1. The investigation began April 17 when police were called to a Wausau home. The suspect´s brother-in-law, Yeh Lor, told officers Thao came to the house with Tong Pao Hang

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more merriment from those fun loving Swedes up here..

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: gollyneds, 4/23/2013 6:54:22 PM     (No. 9293172)

this is exactly the kind of thing that many alleged purps find difficult to explain

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Reply 2 - Posted by: sternben, 4/23/2013 7:05:12 PM     (No. 9293189)

He just wanted to get ahead in the world.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: tnorling, 4/23/2013 7:26:07 PM     (No. 9293210)

Is Mr. Thao Swedish? s/o

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Bpl40, 4/23/2013 7:35:14 PM     (No. 9293218)

Judge is obviously diversity challenged.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Peacekeeper_US, 4/23/2013 7:42:56 PM     (No. 9293225)

Just another "cheesehead" gone awry!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Hairy Eyeball, 4/23/2013 8:30:05 PM     (No. 9293299)

Couldn´t he have just wok´ed his dog instead?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: sikupnfed, 4/23/2013 9:10:54 PM     (No. 9293355)

Another day in American paradise.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: reddfroge, 4/23/2013 9:11:28 PM     (No. 9293356)

This will, of course, be blamed on George Bush, lack of gun control, and God....Oh, and taxes are too low and global warming....right???

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Reply 9 - Posted by: globalwarmer, 4/23/2013 9:16:46 PM     (No. 9293366)

A carbon tax would have prevented this. C´mon Republicans! s/o

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Reply 10 - Posted by: LoneVoice, 4/23/2013 9:50:45 PM     (No. 9293416)

Thao is a Hmong last name. The largest concentration of that ethnic group in this country is in Minneapolis / St. Paul. The Hmong people became refugees after the Vietnam war because they were on our side. Most of them spent years or decades in refugee camps for the "crime" fighting on our side , and rescuing our downed pilots. Some of their children joined gangs. Some of their children, like my in-laws, got college degrees and are decent people.

This Kou Thao guy committed murder. That doesn´t mean that Hmong people are any more likely to murder than Swedes.

I just might take offense at anybody who insulted my children who are half Hmong.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 4/23/2013 10:42:35 PM     (No. 9293472)

How it got in there he`ll never know - (flicking cigar ashes like Groucho)

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Reply 12 - Posted by: thelmalou, 4/23/2013 10:50:51 PM     (No. 9293484)

Thanks for the background, #10. I figured it was a Hmong last name, but don´t know enough to speak for certain.


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Reply 13 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 4/24/2013 7:26:54 AM     (No. 9293777)

Truly a giant Hmong men.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: mickturn, 4/24/2013 9:57:26 AM     (No. 9294120)

I have NO idea how that got into my trunk...but lots of people have a key.

Lib Judge, Ok, wow, he has to be innocent!

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