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4 Dead, 1 Critically Injured in St. Paul Shooting; 1 Suspect in Custody

April 07, 2017 10:12 PM

St. Paul police are continuing to investigate a shooting early Friday morning that left four people dead, including a father, his two daughters and one of the suspects.

Another victim, the mother, was shot as well. She is currently in critical condition.

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A family member tells 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS that Jeffrey Jemaile Taylor, 20, had a domestic altercation with 19-year-old Maria Mcintosh, the mother of his 18-month-old daughter Cheyenne. 

Police have identified the three victims killed as 47-year-old Wade Mcintosh and his daughters Maria and 17-year-old Olivia.

A family member said the mother, Anita Mcintosh, was also shot. She is in critical condition is at Regions Hospital, a release from the St. Paul Police Department said late Friday afternoon. 

"I found her in the parking lot, he shot her in the face, and (he) then shot Maria's younger sister, father and mother inside the apartment," the family member said. 

The release from St. Paul police said four people were found shot at the scene, three of them dead.

The child was also taken from the scene, and police began the process of issuing an Amber Alert; however, a K-9 located the child in a shed nearby.

Taylor was found dead in a wooded area southeast of the original scene, the release stated. His half-brother, 19-year-old Jeffery Arkis Taylor, was arrested by St. Paul police after the incident. The release said an investigation into his involvement is continuing.

The case against him will be presented to the Ramsey County Attorney's Office for possible charges Monday.

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