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Fredrick William Bachman

Murder suspect appears in child pornography case

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An omnibus hearing has been set for Oct. 21 in the case of a former Laporte man charged with possession of child pornography.

Coincidentally, that day is also set for a plea hearing in the case of Fredrick William Bachman, 27, who is also charged in the death of Lake Hattie resort owner James Schwartzbauer, 57.


In that case, Bachman faces charges of Second Degree Murder.

Bachman was recently charged with seven felony counts of pornography.

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