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CCSO: Suspect released after shooting man in Casselton

Published: Oct. 18, 2021 at 4:05 AM CDT
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CASSELTON, N.D. (Valley News Live) - UPDATE: One man is dead after a shooting in Casselton early Monday morning and the alleged shooter has been released from custody.

The Cass County Sheriff’s Department says the alleged shooter called 911 just before 2 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 18 to say he had shot someone at 15568 37th St. SE, which is Club 94 Bar & Grill.

When deputies arrived, they tried to save the male victim, but he later died at the hospital.

The Cass County Sheriff’s Office states it has finished the investigation and says after a review of evidence, videos, witness statements and discussing with the Cass County States Attorney’s Office, the person involved in the shooting has been released from custody.

Officials say there is no reason to believe there are any safety risks to the public from this incident or from the alleged shooter.

A news conference will be held Tuesday afternoon where additional information will be provided. Valley News Live will live stream the conference.

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