Sheriff: Intruder fatally shot at residence near Williston

November 1, 2021 GMT

WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — Williams County deputies and the North Dakota Highway Patrol responded to a report of a shooting at a residence near Williston Monday morning, according to sheriff’s officials.

The caller reported an individual breaking into the residence was shot shortly before 7 a.m. Authorities arrived and found that the individual suspected of breaking into the home had died at the scene.

According to a statement from Sheriff Verlan Kvande, there is no current danger to the public. No further information was provided.