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Man arrested for attempted murder in Sisseton

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A Minnesota man is behind bars Tuesday night after a Roberts County shooting. It happened Tuesday afternoon in Sisseton.

According to the South Dakota Attorney General's office, 21-year-old Tanner Edward Dowell of Breckenridge was arrested on one count of attempted murder. 

Tuesday afternoon, local law enforcement was called to an incident involving the discharging of a weapon. The incident resulted in one individual being flown to an area hospital. The name of the victim has not been released.

The case remains under investigation by the Roberts County Sheriff's Office, Sisseton Police Department and the Division of Criminal Investigation.

Attempted murder is a class 2 felony, maximum sentence of twenty-five years imprisonment and/or $50,000 fine.

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