Pair in custody in homicide investigation in Mountrail County

STANLEY, N.D. - The Mountrail County Sheriff says two suspects are in custody on murder charges in connection with the death of a 49-year-old man Saturday.

Sheriff Corey Bristol says Douglas Martin was found dead by officers at his residence after receiving a 911 call about shooting at 8004 Highway 2 in Stanley.

The names of the suspects are being withheld, and no other details are being released.

The North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation, Border Patrol, and Stanley Police Department are assisting in the case.