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Randy James Shequen

Motley man arrested in shooting


A 32-year-old Motley man was arrested Wednesday at his Baxter workplace for allegedly shooting another man at his Motley residence almost two weeks ago. 

Morrison County Sheriff Michel Wetzel reported that on Sept. 16 the Motley Police Department received a call from a person who said on Sept. 11 Randy James Shequen of Motley had shot 45-year-old Anthony Raymond Kmetz of Orono after the two men had an argument at Shequen’s Motley home. 

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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