Authorities Release ID Of Backus Shooting Victim
BACKUS, Minn. (AP) — The Cass County sheriff has released the name of a 63-year-old man found dead of a gunshot wound in Backus — and the sheriff says the man in custody for the shooting is the victim’s brother.
Sheriff Tom Burch says Christian David Kruckow was found dead Tuesday morning.
His 73-year-old brother is in custody at the Cass County Detention Center.
The brother had not been charged by midday Wednesday.
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