September 29, 2012
On September 29, 2012 at approximately 1605 hours the Isanti Police Department received a call of a fight that was taking place in the east parking lot of the Police Department.
As Officers’ were walking out of the Police Department they heard a gunshot. Once outside a male victim was found to have been shot in the face with handgun. The victim was conscious and subsequently flown to Hennepin County Medical Center.
The incident appears to have started as a road rage incident on MNTH 65. The suspect was taken into custody without incident. The suspect has been booked into the Isanti County Jail and is awaiting formal charges to be filed by the Isanti County Attorney’s Office.
Isanti Police Department was assisted by the Isanti County Sheriff’s Office, Cambridge Police Department, Isanti Fire Department and Allina Ambulance.