Published on Wednesday, 30 November -0001 00:00
Tuesday, Feb. 24, at 1:19 p.m., the Stearns County Sheriff's Office was called to a home on Bayberry Road in Fairhaven Twp. A 70-year-old man reported to the dispatcher that he had just shot his 67-year-old wife twice with a.22 caliber weapon. The Sheriff's Office reports that the woman has two gunshot wounds, one to the head and another to the knee. The victim was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center by air ambulance. The suspect is being held by Stearns County Sheriff's Deputies. The Sheriff's Office was assisted at the scene by South Haven Fire and Rescue, Kimball Police, and Gold Cross Ambulance. No additional information was available at press time, just hours after the incident. The Tri-County News will put all updates on our Web site at www.kimballarea.com.