Wahpeton homicide suspect in custody

Davenport police are investigating after a report of shots being fired late Tuesday night. Police say on Tuesday, Nov. 12, at approximately 11:15 p.m., they were called to the 1600 West 7th Street. (MGN Image)
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FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live)- A 61-year-old man is currently held at the Richland County Jail in connection with a Wahpeton man's death.

The suspect is not being named by Wahpeton Police until he is formally charged. Chief Scott Thorsteinson says he expects the criminal complaint to be signed soon and says the suspect will be charged with felony negligent homicide.

Thorsteinson says officers responded just after three Friday afternoon, Nov. 29, to a report of an unattended death in the 700 block of 6th St. S.

Officers found 42-year-old Oscar Charles Bynaum dead in a bedroom.