Former Sioux Falls teen found murdered in Montana

     BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - An autopsy has confirmed that a body found in Montana is that of a teenager missing from North Dakota.
     Bismarck Police Lt. Gary Malo says the body found June 26 at a home in Poplar, Mont., is that of 18-year-old John Swain. Swain had recently moved from Sioux Falls, S.D., to Bismarck, and authorities believe he was lured to a home where he was hit with a hammer before his legs were dismembered.
     Two people have been charged in the death. Authorities say Swain's body was found at a home owned by the grandmother of one of the suspects, 25-year-old Theo Crowe, of Trenton, North Dakota.
     Crowe and 20-year-old Joshua Clark, of Stanley, North Dakota, are charged with conspiracy to commit murder. 
 AP-WF-07-09-13 1139GMT

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Locations : MontanaNorth DakotaSioux FallsSouth DakotaStanleyTrenton
People : Gary MaloJohn SwainJoshua ClarkTheo Crowe
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