Ishpeming Man Charged With Murder Appears In Court

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GLR News Update

GLR News Update

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man arrested in the stabbing death of a Marquette man has appeared in court.

24-year-old Derek Blemke of Ishpeming is charged with one count of Open Murder in the death of 21-year-old Brandon LaFarve on Friday.

Blemke appeared in Marquette County District Court this morning and had his bond denied by the judge, who cited the serious nature of the crime as well as Blemke’s mental condition.

Blemke faces a preliminary exam on July 19th.

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