Mankato Homicide Investigation 07 Jun 13

Authorities are investigating an apparent homicide that took place in Mankato Thursday morning, and a suspect is in custody. A woman was killed and a man injured at a home on Second Avenue in Mankato, and the white adult male suspected of committing the crime was arrested at the nearby Holiday gas station on North Riverfront Drive. Dozens of officers from several agencies arrested the man at around 11am after a brief foot chase. Authorities say it appears to be an isolated incident, and a Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension team will assist with the investigation.