Person of interest in Williston shooting incident found dead

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WILLISTON, N.D. - The person of interest in Tuesday morning's shooting in Williston has been found dead.

The Williams County Sheriff’s Department was executing a search warrant at the Dakota Ridge apartments just north of Williston—when they found the body of 21-year-old Jonah Hendricks.

The Sheriff's department says it appears Hendricks died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

The Williston Police Department was searching for Hendricks, after two people were shot shortly after four this morning. Both were taken to CHI Saint Alexius Health with non-life-threatening suspected gunshot wounds.