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RPD homicide investigation in NW Rochester

ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) – The Rochester Police Department initiated a homicide investigation Monday night.

According to a news release late Monday night, it began with a call for a possible suicide along the 1500 block of 8th Avenue NW at 3:56 p.m.

Responding officers did find an 18-year-old man with an apparent gunshot wound. They also found a 61-year-old man, also with a gunshot wound. Lifesaving measures did not revive either man. RPD says they are father and son, and both lived at the address.

RPD said the investigation into what happened is ongoing, and “preliminary evidence at the scene indicates there is no danger to the general public.”


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