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2 men injured in exchange of gunfire in Minot; no arrests immediately made in incident


MINOT, North Dakota — A shooting at a rural Minot building sent two men to the hospital.

Ward County Sheriff's Capt. Bob Barnard says the incident happened shortly before 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. He says the 42- and 49-year-old men got into a fight at an industrial building were one of the men was staying.

Barnard says the men exchanged gunfire, with one man suffering a shotgun wound and the other being shot multiple times with a handgun.

The men were taken to a Minot hospital for treatment. Their conditions were not available.

No arrests were immediately made. Barnard said the investigation was continuing.

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