Milaca Man Blames Mother's Death on Neo-Nazis Before Confessing
A Milaca man confessed to murdering his mother after first claiming a group of neo-nazis committed the crime.
25-year-old Isaiah A. Pederson of Milaca was charged with two counts of second-degree murder in his connection with the death of 59-year-old Ariel S. Pederson.
According to the report, Pederson first claimed four to five neo-Nazis stabbed his mother and then ran into a wooded area. Deputies discovered Ariel Pederson dead in her home after being led there by Isaiah Pederson. At that time he also handed over a knife and BB gun.
Court documents stated that Pederson also changed his story numerous times before finally confessing to the murder. Law enforcement located a bloody knife and fire poker which Pederson mentioned in his confession.