Faribault Police searching for shooting suspect

Faribault Police searching for shooting suspect

MANKATO, Minn. (KEYC) - Police in Faribault seek a suspect in a shooting which left one man injured.

Authorities say the shooting occurred around 10:30 a.m. on Saturday in the parking lot of the Days Inn in Faribault.

A 27-year-old man was apparently shot in the chest and airlifted to a hospital in the metro area for treatment.

Faribault Police say one man was detained and charged with 2nd-degree assault following the alleged incident.

One suspect remains at large. Authorities say the suspect is a 27-year-old, six-foot-three, black male weighing approximately 160 pounds with a shaved head, wearing a plaid shirt or coat.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Faribault Police by calling 507-334-4305 or contact the Rice County Sheriff’s Office by calling 507-334-4391. The investigation is ongoing.

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