Two people held in casino shooting

Two people held in casino shooting Click to Enlarge Photo:

Feb 2, 2013 at 7:22 pm

ONAMIA, Minn. (AP) Authorities say surveillance video from the Mille Lacs Grand Casino helped track down two people they believe were involved in a shooting in the parking lot.

Mille Lacs County Sheriff Brent Lindgren says a 19-year-old Isle man was shot in the back in the casino's front lot in Onamia Thursday. He was treated and released from a local hospital.

Officials say the video identified the suspects' truck which was later spotted at a gas station in Garrison. The truck sped away and at least ten agencies were involved in tracking it down, including aerial help from the state Department of Natural Resources.

A 23-year-old man and a 21-year-old woman, both from Onamia, were later arrested and are in the Mille Lacs County Jail.

Mike Tanner

Posted By Mike Tanner

News Director

Mike Tanner's Profile

Leave a Comment

Current Weather

For Central Minnesota

Temp: 36°F (2°C)

Dewpoint: 33

Wind: 8 E

Weather: mist

Full Forecast | Live Radar

Community Calendar

Tue December 23, 2014

Calls to Santa...

Wed December 24, 2014

Christmas Eve Service...

Thu December 25, 2014


Sat December 27, 2014

Rubys Pantry Ogilvie...

Sat December 27, 2014

Rubys Pantry Ogilvie...