- Associated Press - Saturday, May 9, 2020

CASSELTON, N.D. (AP) - Authorities have arrested a 23-year-old man in connection with a Friday night homicide in Casselton, about 30 miles west of Fargo.

William S. Dittmer Jr., of Casselton, is charged with felony murder for the death of a 50-year-old man, also from Casselton. Dittmer is jailed in Fargo.

The Cass County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a shooting at about 9:35 p.m. Friday. The victim was found to have a gunshot wound to the upper body. He died at an area hospital.

Authorities have not released further details or the name of the victim. Court documents do not list an attorney for Dittmer.

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