Nelson Indicted In Cattle Fraud Scheme

A Braymer man charged with the alleged murder of two Wisconsin brothers has been indicted for a $215,000 cattle fraud scheme.  A Federal Grand Jury handed down the indictment against 27-year-old Garland Joseph Nelson. The indictment charges Nelson with one count of mail fraud for a scheme in which he allegedly shot and killed two men whom he had defrauded […]

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Trial Date Set For Garland Nelson

The trail for Garland Nelson of Braymer on charges of alleged killing two Wisconsin brothers and disposing of their bodies in 2019, will take place in 2022.  Nelson’s attornies appeared in Johnson County Circuit Court Thursday for trial setting.  The courts set the trial date, over the objection by Nelson, for February 7th, 2022.  The trial is scheduled for three […]

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Nelson Requests Change Of Venue & Judge

Garland Joseph Nelson, the man accused of killing two Wisconsin brothers in July of 2019, made an appearance in Caldwell County Court Monday for his arraignment.  Nelson appeared via ZOOM, waived formal arraignment and entered a Not Guilty plea. Nelson and his attorney also filed a motion for a change of Judge and venue.  Judge Brent Elliot approved the motion […]

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Garland Nelson Makes Court Appearance

Garland Joseph Nelson, the man accused of killing two Wisconsin brothers last summer at a farm near Braymer was in court this week.  Nelson was in the Caldwell County Courtroom for the Trial Setting before Judge Kanoy. Nelson faces numerous charges, including two counts each of 1st-degree murder, abandonment of a corpse, tampering with physical evidence, armed criminal action and […]

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Remains Found In Nebraska Identified As One Of The Diemel Brothers

The Caldwell County Sheriff confirmed the remains found in a stock trailer in Nebraska belong to one of the Wisconsin brothers.  KSHB TV in Kansas City reports the remains discovered November 15th in Hershy Nebraska were those of Justin Diemel. The remains of Nicholas Diemel were found on the Caldwell County farm belonging to 25-year-old Garland Nelson. The Sheriff’s office […]

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