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Posted on: December 22, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Shooting

Date/Time of Incident: 12/21/20 at 10:54 pm


Incident Description:   Weapon Related Incident    


Location of Incident:    3000 Block of Cedar Lake Blvd – Wells Township


Victim/Suspect Information (Name, age, city of residence): 



Description of Incident: On the above date/time, Rice County deputies responded to a resident reporting that someone had shot at his house.  The homeowner reporting hearing gunshots and observed bullet holes in his residence.   He gave a description of a possible suspect driving a white Dodge Dakota truck.  A short time later, a Faribault Police Officer located a vehicle matching the description.  An adult male was taken into custody a short time later.  


Evidence shows that numerous rounds were fired at this occupied residence.  The investigation is still ongoing by Rice County Investigators and criminal charges are pending court appearance in Rice County. No further information will be released at this time.  


“I am thankful that no one was struck by these bullets.  I am grateful for the great work of our deputies and Faribault Police officers and that they were able to get this dangerous person in custody without any further damage or injury.  Our citizens should be proud of their law enforcement and the great work our men and women do day in and day out.”   



Prepared by: Sheriff Troy Dunn 

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