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Man found dead at Baldhill Dam after allegedly firing shots into Valley City businesses

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VALLEY CITY, N.D. - A man is dead after allegedly firing shots into businesses here and then crashing his vehicle near Baldhill Dam on Tuesday.


Shortly after 5 p.m., Jim Peterson, co-owner of Brothers III, a convenience store at 507 E. Main St., was handing change to a customer when he felt something whizz by about 3 feet above his head.

He had heard what he thought was a firecracker in the building when a customer said someone was shooting at the business, he said.

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