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Montana man accused in death of exchange student due in court

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MISSOULA, Mont. - A Montana man who shot and killed a German exchange student last month is set to be arraigned before a district court on Wednesday morning.

Missoula homeowner Markus Kaarma, 29, is charged with deliberate homicide in last month's slaying of 17-year-old Diren Dede of Hamburg in a high-profile case that is expected to test Montana's version of the "castle doctrine" self-defense law.

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