Father Accused of Fatally Shooting Son in Blaine

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July 22, 2016 02:49 PM

A father is in custody after police say he fatally shot his adult son in Blaine.

The shooting was reported at 7:06 a.m. Friday on the 3200 block of 89th Curve in Blaine. Officers arrived to find a 38-year-old man lying in the street.


The Anoka County Sheriff's Office says the shooting started as a domestic dispute between a father and his son, who lived together. The son was shot and later died at Hennepin County Medical Center.

The 61-year-old father is now in custody after turning himself in to law enforcement.

The sheriff's office says there does not appear to be any risk to the public. The Blaine Police Department and Anoka County Sheriff's Office are investigating.


Jennie Lissarrague

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