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Brothers arrested for area man's murder

Update: 4:42 pm, 9/9/13, Monday FARMER CITY -- Two brothers from Wisconsin face murder charges for the death of a local man.
Update: 4:42 pm, 9/9/13, Monday
FARMER CITY -- Two brothers from Wisconsin face murder charges for the death of a local man. 21-yaer old Blayne Benefield was found dead in an alley in the 200-block of South Main Street Saturday morning.

The coroner says Benefield was strangled and stabbed to death. Authorities say James Jacquart, 25, of Manitowoc, WI, and Alexander Jacquart, 22, of Valders, WI, were taken into custody shortly after Benefield 's body was discovered.

Original: 6:00 pm, 9/7/13, Saturday
FARMER CITY -- Authorities are investigating a man's death. Police were called to an alley in the 200-block of South Main Street, just after 7 am, Saturday.

That's where they found the body of 21-year old Blayne Benefield. Investigators determined Benefield was murdered.

A few hours later, a suspect was arrested. Authorities are still investigating. An autopsy is scheduled for Monday.

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