LA CROSSE, WI (WTAQ) - A $2 million cash bond has been set for a Minnesota man charged with shooting 56 year old Paul Petras and his 19 year old son A.J. to death.
Jeffrey Lepsch made an initial court appearance Friday in La Crosse.
The double murder happened at May’s Photo, 425 Main Street, September 15th.
Lepsch is scheduled to return to the same court next Thursday for a preliminary hearing.
Authorities recovered 14 stolen items from the defendant’s home October 10th. Lepsch is a convicted felon and hobby photographer. He denies involvement in the deaths.