Duluth Police: Suspect Arrested Following Shooting, ‘Short Standoff’

Investigators said the 46-year-old shot at someone after a dispute before walking to his home where a standoff ensued.

DULUTH, Minn.- One male suspect is in custody following an early morning shooting in Duluth’s Spirit Valley neighborhood, and a standoff in Morgan Park Saturday, according to the Duluth Police Department.

According to a spokesperson with the Department, around 2:30 a.m. Saturday officers responded to a report of a shooting in the 4700 block of Grand Ave.

At the scene, shell casings were located along with witnesses of the incident.

After speaking with witnesses, investigators determined the 46-year-old male suspect shot at a victim after a dispute.

The suspect left the scene, the spokesperson said, and “walked to his home in Morgan Park where a short standoff ensued.”

He eventually surrendered, and was arrested without incident on pending charges of 2nd Degree Assault, Reckless Discharge, and Felon in Possession of a Firearm.

No injuries were reported. The incident is under investigation by the Duluth Police Department’s Violent Crimes Unit.

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