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Iron County Man Faces Two Murder Charges

Iron County Man Faces Two Murder Charges
By: Christy Hendricks

IRONTON, Mo. - An Ironton man faces two second degree murder charges after police say drugs he gave to two women killed them.

Police say Mitchell L. Barton, 59, distributed methadone to Alexies Marshall and Suzanne Bates, both of Ironton in October and November 2007.  Both women died.

Barton's bond is set at $550,000 cash only.

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