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Melrose man faces attempted murder, assault charges


Gerardo Botello-Garcia, 23, of Melrose, was charged this week in Morrison County District Court with attempted murder and assault related to a shooting that took place on or about Saturday near Upsala.

Bottelo-Garcia was charged with one count of attempted murder in the second degree (with intent-not premeditated) and one count of assault in the first degree-great bodily harm.

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