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Arraignment for man in grisly Washington homicide

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PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) - The man accused of killing his girlfriend and posting grisly photos of her body online is scheduled to be arraigned on a murder charge Friday afternoon in Port Orchard, Washington.
    
Authorities say 33-year-old David Michael Kalac (KAY'-lick) beat and strangled 30-year-old Amber Lynn Coplin.
    
Her body was found Tuesday by her 13-year-old son at their apartment.
    
Investigators say disturbing photos of her body were apparently posted online by Kalac with a description of how she was killed and how he expected her son to find the body.
    
Kalac surrendered Wednesday night to police looking for him in the Portland area.

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