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Teen arrested in fatal St. Cloud attack

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Bemidji Pioneer
Teen arrested in fatal St. Cloud attack
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Police have arrested a teenager in a fatal attack on a man in St. Cloud.

Authorities say the 17-year-old male was taken into custody Monday in the death of Colton Gleason. The 20-year-old Greenfield man died last Friday from head injuries. Investigators say he was walking with two female friends in an alleyway Thursday night when a car pulled up, one person got out and punched Gleason. He fell backward and hit his head.

Police say the assailant wasn't known to the victim.

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.

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