In a Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012 photo, Byron David Smith's brother walks past the bedroom window of Byron's home where Nick Brady, and cousin Haile Kifer, allegedly broke in before they were shot and killed by Byron on Thanksgiving Day, in Little Falls, Minn. Byron David Smith, 64, of Little Falls, told police he shot Kifer, 18, and Brady, 17, during a break-in Thursday. But authorities said his actions exceeded reasonable self-defense and planned to charge him Monday with second-degree murder. (AP Photo/The Star Tribune, Renee Jones Schneider) MANDATORY CREDIT; ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS OUT; MAGS OUT; TWIN CITIES TV OUT

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In a Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012 photo, Byron David Smith's brother walks past the bedroom window of Byron's home where Nick Brady, and cousin Haile Kifer, allegedly broke in before they were shot and killed by Byron on Thanksgiving Day, in Little Falls, Minn. Byron David Smith, 64, of Little Falls, told police he shot Kifer, 18, and Brady, 17, during a break-in Thursday. But authorities said his actions exceeded reasonable self-defense and planned to charge him Monday with second-degree murder.  (AP Photo/The Star Tribune, Renee Jones Schneider)  MANDATORY CREDIT; ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS OUT; MAGS OUT; TWIN CITIES TV OUT
In a Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012 photo, Byron David Smith's brother walks past the bedroom window of Byron's home where Nick Brady, and cousin Haile Kifer, allegedly broke in before they were shot and killed by Byron on Thanksgiving Day, in Little Falls, Minn. Byron David Smith, 64, of Little Falls, told police he shot Kifer, 18, and Brady, 17, during a break-in Thursday. But authorities said his actions exceeded reasonable self-defense and planned to charge him Monday with second-degree murder. (AP Photo/The Star Tribune, Renee Jones Schneider) MANDATORY CREDIT; ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS OUT; MAGS OUT; TWIN CITIES TV OUT
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