MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Police in Hastings were searching for a murder weapon along the Mississippi River on Monday, as part of the investigation into the fatal shooting of Jason Reuter.
The 34-year-old was found dead in his front yard nearly two months ago.READ MORE: Minnesota Weather: Next Dose Of Snow Could Make For Commute Headaches
Reuter’s June 22 death was the first murder in Hastings in a decade, and his family believes someone in the city knows something.READ MORE: Archambault Lifts Coyotes Over Tommies 90-79
That’s why they’re now offering a $15,000 reward for information about the murder, an increase of $10,000 from their initial reward offer.MORE NEWS: 'Hockey Party’: Hundreds Compete In Pond Hockey Tournament's Opening Weekend Finale
There is an additional $1,000 reward from Crime Stoppers. If you have any information, call Hasting police or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.