Man shoots and kills two women in St. James 18 Jun 18

A shooting occurred in St. James Saturday night which left one unidentified female victim deceased and one unidentified female victim in critical condition. The St. James Police Department sent out a press release Sunday morning saying they are investigating a shooting that occurred on the 1100 block of First Avenue South at 5:41 p.m. Saturday. At this time the names of the victims are being withheld pending family notification. A female victim was airlifted to St. Mary’s in Rochester in critical condition. According to Facebook posts by family and friends of the victims, both victims in the shooting have passed away. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension and the Watonwan County Sheriff’s Office are assisting with the investigation. The KNUJ Newsline continues to follow the story and more details will be updated as they become available.