Arrest Warrant For Double Murder 12 Sep 13

An arrest warrant has now been issued for the former boyfriend of a Granite Falls woman who was fatally shot along with another man. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety says that Andrew Dikken is wanted in the shooting deaths of 26-year-old Kara Monson and her 28-year-old boyfriend, Chris Panitzke of Redwood Falls. Dikken has been missing since the two were shot September 2nd at Monson’s home. Dikken’s vehicle was found September 4th in a gravel pit north of Belview. About 600 people gathered at Granite Falls Lutheran Church Tuesday for Monson’s funeral. Friends and family members described her as a loving mother and someone who always saw the best in others.