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One person shot, killed at bar in Wyndmere, ND

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WYNDMERE, N.D. - A suspect is in custody after a fatal shooting at the Four Corners Bar here early today, the Richland County sheriff said.

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Authorities responded to a call about a fight at the bar at 1:08 a.m.

The suspect allegedly left the bar after the altercation, returned with a weapon and shot and killed the victim, according to a news release from Sheriff Larry Leshovsky.

The suspect left the scene and was apprehended by a deputy a short time later, the release stated.

The suspect, whose name was not released, is being held in the Richland County Jail awaiting formal charges.

The North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is assisting in the investigation. The state Highway Patrol and Game and Fish Department also assisted the sheriff's office.

The victim's name was not released.

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