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Fort Dodge Man Enters Not Guilty Plea To 1st Degree Murder Charge

A Webster County man accused of murder has entered plea of not guilty. 29 year old Mark Russell of Fort Dodge is charged with 1st degree murder after allegedly killing 45 year old Angela Mcleod at her Fort Dodge home. Russell is accused of beating Mcleod to death with a golf club in January of this year. After being taken into custody, Russell was sent for treatment for documented mental health issues. He was found fit to stand trial in May of this year after undergoing treatment. Police say Russell admitted to hitting Mcleod with the golf club multiple times. Russell’s not guilty plea was entered in written form on Monday.



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