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Man with gunshot wounds found dead in burning home

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Oct 4, 2011 at 10:04 am

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) - Police in Little Falls are investigating the death of a man found with gunshot wounds inside a burning house.

Officers and deputies from the Morrison County Sheriff's Department responded to a report of gunshots at the house Monday. When officers arrived they found the front entryway on fire.

Police Chief Greg Schirmers tells The Daily Dispatch the fire appeared to be intentionally set. Schirmers says it was apparently a targeted crime.

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is involved in the investigation.

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