Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Police: Minn. boy, 16, shot in head with arrow dies

Email

CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Police say a 16-year-old Chaska (CHAS'-kuh) boy who was shot in the head with an arrow has died.

Police Chief Scott Knight says Spencer Swanson was pronounced dead Monday evening at Hennepin County Medical Center.

Swanson was riding a bicycle Saturday evening when a friend shot him in the head with an arrow. The arrow was an aluminum shaft with no tip.

Knight says no arrests have been made, and the investigation continues.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
(218) 855-5889
Advertisement
Advertisement