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Trial Set For Mason City Man Accused Of Killing Father
MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) A trial has been scheduled to begin Sept. 24 for a Mason City man charged with killing his father.
A written plea of not guilty was submitted on Monday for 42-year-old Thomas Barlas Jr. He's accused of stabbing to death 73-year-old Thomas Barlas Sr., at the elder Barlas' home in Mason City.
The charge is first-degree murder.