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Man dead, 18-year-old arrested in Minn. shooting

  • Associated Press
  • January 7, 2014 - 1:55 PM

MONTGOMERY, Minn. — One man is dead and a teenager in custody after a shooting in south-central Minnesota.

The Le Sueur (luh SOOR') County sheriff's office says 47-year-old Richard Nelson was found dead from a gunshot wound to his head Monday night.

Officers were paged to the home in rural Montgomery about 11 p.m.

KEYC-TV (http://bit.ly/1eF3AoU ) reports investigators located the suspect and arrested the 18-year-old man without incident.

The investigation continues, but authorities are confident there are no other suspects and no risk to the public.

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