Fond du Lac Shooting Update

Suspect has been located and taken into custody

A suspect in the shooting that took place on the Fond du Lac Reservation Sunday afternoon, leaving two people injured has been located and taken into custody.

At around 2:30 p.m., officers responded to the area of Brevator Road and Big Lake Road where the incident occurred.

The victims later drove to the Fond du Lac Police Department where medical personnel tended to their injuries, and were then transported by ambulance to a Duluth hospital. At this time, their injuries are not deemed to be life threatening.

Officers from multiple agencies began searching for the suspect around 5:00 p.m. Sunday. At around 9:00 p.m., an adult male was located in the area of University Road, north of Moorhead Road.

The suspect was taken into custody and brought to the Carlton County Jail, where he is awaiting formal charges.

The public is not believed to be at any risk at this time.

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