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Arrest made in Iowa relating to St. Paul fatal shooting investigation

Brian Booth. Photo: Ames Police Department.. Brian Booth.

Tommy Wiita
Updated: July 09, 2021 03:53 PM
Created: July 09, 2021 03:50 PM

An arrest has been made regarding a fatal shooting that happened in St. Paul this week.

The St. Paul Police Department said 20-year-old Brian Devon Booth, of St. Paul, was arrested Thursday around 5 p.m. in Ames, Iowa. He's being held on suspicion of murder in Ames as he awaits extradition to St. Paul.

Kiefer Morgan, 30, of St. Paul, was shot and killed around 6:42 p.m. Tuesday on the 1100 block of Pacific Street. Police said responding officers found an "extremely chaotic" scene and a man who was gravely injured. Morgan was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics.

When the shooting was first reported, police said they didn't believe the incident to be random.


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