Fort Dodge man found guilty of murder in 2 brothers’ deaths


NEVADA, Iowa (AP) – A jury has found a Fort Dodge man guilty of murder in the 2018 shooting deaths of two Fort Dodge brothers following a three-week trial.

The Messenger reports that 28-year-old Tanner King was found guilty Wednesday of two counts of first-degree murder for the deaths of 34-year-old El Dominic and 37-year-old Marion Rhodes on Oct. 22, 2018.

Police say Dominic’s body was found in an alley and his older brother’s body was found in a nearby apartment parking lot.

Police say King also fired a shot at another man but missed.

A sentencing date has not yet been scheduled. 

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