ST. JOSEPH, Mo. — Authorities have identified the victims of a triple shooting at a St. Joseph apartment complex that left one victim dead.

The St. Joseph News-Press ( ) reports that last week’s shooting killed 42-year-old Kias Bernard. Police say 37-year-old Fasios Bernard and 31-year-old Jass Walter were wounded. All three men are Micronesian, and police said earlier that a language barrier was creating communication issues.

Police have released no information about the shooter.

Information from: St. Joseph News-Press/St. Joe, Missouri,

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