LE CENTER, Minn. (KEYC) - A LeCenter man faces charges of 2nd degree murder and arson after a house fire Sunday morning.
The Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a fire at 37722 Hunting Preserve Lane in Le Center around 7:15 a.m. Sunday.
Authorities say 64 year-old Bruce Alan Traxler, was found dead. They say an investigation led to the arrest of 25 year-old Hardy Robert Wills-Traxler of Le Center, who was booked into the Le Sueur County Jail on pending charges of Second-Degree Murder and Arson.
The LeSueur County Sheriffs office says Wills-Traxler is expected to appear in Le Sueur County District Court on Tuesday.