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Suspect in Bemidji Homicide Arrested

Suspect in Bemidji Homicide Arrested

Updated: February 19, 2020 02:29 PM

Bemidji Police say a suspect in a homicide earlier this week has been arrested.

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The department announced the arrest of the 18-year-old Bemidji man on Wednesday afternoon.

He is suspected in the shooting death of a 20-year-old man outside a home on the 1100 block of Minnesota Avenue in Bemidji on Monday evening.  The victim was found minutes after the local hospital reported a 17-year-old male with a gunshot wound.

The suspect has not yet been formally charged.

Police thanked members of the public for providing tips and assistance in the case.

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