UPDATE: Hague man arrested after early morning fatal shooting in Glen Ullin
GLEN ULLIN, N.D. (KFYR) – A Hague man has been arrested after a Glen Ullin shooting Friday morning.
Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier confirmed deputies took 19-year-old Tyler Raines into custody following a shooting around 1:15 a.m. that killed a 26-year-old man. Kirchmeier says the man was shot near a cemetery on Highway 49, then walked across the road to the Broken Spoke Motel, where he collapsed in the parking lot.
The Sheriff’s Office reports a call was made to their office at about 1:15 a.m. The suspected shooter was apprehended shortly thereafter. The victim’s name has not been released as deputies are notifying the family. Prosecutors have not yet filed formal charges against Raines.
Kirchmeier says the shooting likely followed an altercation.
The Sheriff’s Office is investigating the incident.
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