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Shooting suspects flee across Mille Lacs Lake


Two suspects, sought in an alleged drive-by shooting in Mille Lacs County, fled in a truck across Mille Lacs Lake Thursday night.

No details of the reported shooting, believed to have happened near the Grand Casino Mille Lacs and to have injured one person, were immediately available. But law enforcement scanner reports began about 5 p.m. as squad cars searched for the vehicle.

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Renee Richardson
Richardson is a Pacelli High School graduate from Austin, Minn., who earned an applied science degree from the University of Minnesota, Waseca, with an emphasis in horse management. She worked extensively in the resort industry. She received an associate’s degree from Central Lakes College, where she was editor of the Westbank Journal student newspaper, as well as a summer intern at the Dispatch. She graduated from St. Cloud State University summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in mass communications and interned at the St. Cloud Times covering business while attending SCSU. She's been with the Brainerd Dispatch since 1996.
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