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2 men shot at Shepherd residence, man arrested in connection

Posted at 2:15 PM, Jun 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-03 18:16:39-04

Update 3:07 p.m. Sheriff Mike Linder said a man was arrested on suspicion of a Shepherd shooting at 2:30 p.m. Monday.

The two victims, a man and a boy, both suffered non life-threatening injuries and are expected to recover from the incident at a home at 8208 Beas Lane, Linder said in a press release.

All three appear to know each other, and it was not a random act, Linder said.

Linder did not release the names and said the investigation is ongoing.

This is a developing story.

(MTN News/Victoria Hill photo)

SHEPHERD – Two men were shot and injured in Shepherd early Monday morning.

Both men have been taken to the hospital, but their current condition hasn’t been released.

Yellowstone County Sheriff Mike Linder said they are looking for a suspect.

Deputies were called to a home at 8208 Bea’s Lane shortly before 5 a.m. Monday.

There they found two men with gunshot wounds.

One man was taken to a hospital by ambulance and the other was taken by helicopter.

Linder said the investigation is still early and investigators are trying to figure out what lead to the shooting.

He believes at least one of the men was a resident of the home where the shooting occurred.

He also said other people at the scene are cooperating with the investigation.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

Reporting by Victoria Hill for MTN News