Oct 11, 1995, Monfils Homicide: 1 defendant was troubled, Basten offered explaination Pg 1

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WEDNESDAY, October 11, 1995 500 1 defendant was troubled Mill official says tearful Basten offered explanation By Paul Srubas Press-Gazette The investigation into Tom Monfils' death was only months old when a sobbing Dale Basten entered Jack Yusko's office and tried to explain how Monfils could have been beaten and dumped into a paper pulp vat. Basten had just had an hourlong interview with James River security personnel in early 1993, and he went to talk privately with human resources director Yusko right after it, Yusko said. "He wanted me to understand, it was The Monfils trial important to him for me to understand another way the body could have been put into the vat," Yusko testified. Monfils' body was found in a paper pulp vat at the mill on Nov. 22, 1992. A 50-pound weight was tied to his neck. Basten, Keith Kutska, Mike Piaskowski, Rey Moore, Mike Hirn and Mike Johnson are charged with being party to homicide. Basten told Yusko it wasn't necessarily true that people tied the weight to Monfils' neck and then tossed him over the side and into the vat, Yusko said. It was possible the body was put into the vat and held to the side while someone else tied the rope and weight, Basten allegedly told Yusko. Basten also told Yusko how one person could easily have subdued Monfils, Yusko said. Using District Attorney John Zakowski to demonstrate, Yusko showed Please see MonfilsA-2 : ... i Mill official: Jack Yusko. human resources director at the James River paper mill, testified Tuesday that defendant Dale Basten demonstrated in Yusko's office how one person could have subdued Tom Monfils before he was dumped into a vat on Nov. 21, 1992. Press -Gazette photo by Patrick Ferron

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