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Officer shoots man in Moose Lake warrant incident


August 2, 2019

Shawn Olthoff, the suspect who was shot during the incident in Moose Lake, is pictured here in a mug shot. Photo courtesy Carlton County Sheriff's Office

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) is investigating an officer-involved shooting incident that happened Monday in Moose Lake.

According to the BCA, members of the Carlton County Consolidated Emergency Response Team were serving felony warrants at a residence in Hillside Terraces Mobile Home Park in Moose Lake at approximately 4:30 p.m. Monday. The warrants were related to an open investigation into a recent incident allegedly involving the subject, identified as Shawn Michael Olthoff, 34.

According to the BCA press releases:

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