Woman Found Dead in Detroit Lakes Apartment

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Apr 11, 2013 at 11:53 am

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (KNSI) - One person is dead and another injured following an incident in downtown Detroit Lakes Wednesday afternoon.

Detroit Lakes Police Chief Tim Eggebraaten says the department received a call just before 3pm Wednesday to check on the welfare of an individual in the 900 block of Washington Avenue.

Officers responded and found a woman dead and a man injured. Authorities said there was no immediate threat to the public.

The man was transported to St. Mary's Essentia Hospital in Detroit Lakes. His condition is unknown.

Law enforcement blocked Washington Avenue from Frazee Street to Holmes Street to secure the scene.

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension was on the scene until late Wednesday night.

Names of the individuals involved have not been released. Chief Eggebraaten says more information will be released later this morning.

-Thank you to KDLM News in Detroit Lakes for providing KNSI News with this story.

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