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Couture was arrested at his Cloquet home June 15, 2012, after two unidentified witnesses told investigators that he had admitted killing Trina Langenbrunner, a 33-year-old mother of three, in 2000.

Cloquet man admits to 2000 murder

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It took him nearly 13 years to admit it, but before a full St. Louis County courtroom, Joseph John Couture testified today that he beat and stabbed Trina Louise Langenbrunner to death on Sept. 3, 2000.

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Couture, 42, of Cloquet pleaded guilty to intentional second-degree murder, first-degree aiding and abetting aggravated witness tampering, and aiding and abetting first-degree arson.

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