Coos County investigators seek assistance in murder investigation

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LAKESIDE, Ore. -- Investigators in Coos County are looking for help in a murder investigation.

They're asking to speak with anyone who was at the Lakeside McKay's store on Friday, September 15, between 3:30-4 p.m.

That's where they say 55-year-old Randy Bendel was fatally assaulted.

Police have identified the suspect as 31-year-old Kentaurus Eagle Rondeau.

The Coos County District Attorney says Rondeau turned himself in as police were searching for him.

At this point in time investigators would like to speak with any potential witnesses to the assault.

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