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Man Found Fatally Shot in Yard of Hastings Home ID'd, Death Ruled Homicide

Updated: 06/24/2014 11:07 PM
Created: 06/24/2014 7:50 PM KSTP.com
By: Cassie Hart

A man found dead with gunshot wounds in a yard in Hastings Sunday night has been identified.

According to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office, 34-year-old Jason Reuter, of Hastings, died from gunshot wounds to the head and neck. His death has been ruled a homicide.

Police say they were called to the 1200 block of Eddy Street around 10 p.m. Sunday on a report of shots fired.

No one else was injured and police said they believed it was an isolated incident.

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, Hennepin County Medical Examiner and the Dakota and Washington county sheriff's offices continue to investigate.

Photo: KSTP/File
Jason Reuter, 34, of Hastings, died from gunshot wounds to the head and neck
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