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Fatal Shooting in Long Prairie Under Investigation

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A fatal shooting incident occurred on 2nd Ave in Long Prairie at roughly 3:30 am on Sunday, September 12th. Antonio Francis Rodriguez Fortes, age 33 of Perham, died of multiple gunshot wounds ruled as a homicide. Two other individuals were shot and injured. They were airlifted to St. Cloud where they remain hospitalized. When police responded to the residence, they had identified Fortes deceased on the lawn, and multiple others had fled the scene. Investigators ask anyone with information to contact the Todd County Sheriff Department (320) 732-2157 or the Long Prairie Police department (320)732-2156.