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Third person arrested in connection to Marathon Co. homicide

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(WAOW) -- A third person has been arrested in connection to a homicide in Marathon Co.

Police say 20-year-old Audrey Benson of Marshfield is accused of being a party to the crime of First Degree Intentional Homicide.

Christian Schauer was found dead in Spencer late December. A fur trapper found his body.

Police say his car was found on the property where Jared Carl lives.

Jared and his father Shawn were both arrested in connection to the homicide as well. Shawn is accused of shooting and killing Schauer. Jared is accused of possession of stolen property related to the homicide.

Benson is expected to be in court Feb. 24 at 2 p.m.

Courtney Terlecki

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