A Marion man was arrested on charges including murder Thursday in connection with the Feb. 10, 2020 killing of Steven Nickell.

According to a probable cause affidavit, Grant County Sheriff’s Department (GCSD) officers responded to a residence at approximately 12:59 p.m. that day after Matthew Shannon Whitt, 41, of Marion called 911 reporting he had just shot an alleged intruder, Nickell, at his residence.

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