Christensen Murder Trial Set

Trial has been set for a teen accused of killing another teen from Estherville.

Eighteen-year-old Lee Christensen of Estherville will go on trial February 16th in the shooting death of 19-year-old Thomas Bortvit of Estherville. Bortvit was reported missing by his family June sixth. His body was found the next day in a rural area of Emmet county.

Christensen was arrested a day later in Minneapolis in connection with the death.