- Associated Press - Tuesday, March 24, 2015

BOTTINEAU, N.D. (AP) - The Bottineau County Sheriff’s Office says two people are dead following an apparent shooting at a hog farm in Landa.

The sheriff’s office says officials found the two bodies at Turtle Mountain Pork on Tuesday morning while responding to an emergency.

The sheriff’s department, state Bureau of Criminal Investigation and other law enforcement agencies are investigating.

Newburg High School Principal Bob Beaudrie tells the Minot Daily News that area schools went into lockdown at about 10 a.m. Tuesday morning following the report of the shooting at a business near Bottineau. The lockdown was lifted by 1 p.m.

The identities of the two victims have not been released.

Further details of the shooting are also not available.


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