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    Joey Essen is best friend John Ellerbusch, the grandfather of Dakota Ellerbusch, and says he believes Dakota's death investigation by police was mishandled from the start, leading to the dismissal of three of five charges against Shane R. Lindsay, the 22-year-old Okawville man accused of having a role in the death of Dakota.

Joey Essen is best friend John Ellerbusch, the grandfather of Dakota Ellerbusch, and says he believes Dakota's death investigation by police was mishandled from the start, leading to the dismissal of three of five charges against Shane R. Lindsay, the 22-year-old Okawville man accused of having a role in the death of Dakota. snagy@bnd.com
Joey Essen is best friend John Ellerbusch, the grandfather of Dakota Ellerbusch, and says he believes Dakota's death investigation by police was mishandled from the start, leading to the dismissal of three of five charges against Shane R. Lindsay, the 22-year-old Okawville man accused of having a role in the death of Dakota. snagy@bnd.com

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