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Body identified as missing rancher; man charged with murder

WILLISTON, N.D. - The man's body found this week near Williston was identified today as Jack Sjol, a 58-year-old rancher who had been missing since April 24.

The North Dakota State Medical Examiner's Office identified the man as Sjol and ruled his death a homicide as a result of a gunshot wound.

Ryan Lee Stensaker, 33, Williston, is charged with murder, a class AA felony, and being held in the Williams County Jail awaiting a bond hearing.