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Weekend shooting in ND's Oil Patch leaves one man dead

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Weekend shooting in ND's Oil Patch leaves one man dead
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

TIOGA, N.D. - One man died and another was injured during a weekend shooting at a crew camp near here, authorities said today.

A suspect, Victor Scott Lamont, was arrested, said the Williams County Sheriff's Office.

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The shooting was reported at 10:15 p.m. Saturday at the Wanzek man camp, 10762 Highway 2, near Tioga.

Two men were transported to Tioga Medical Center for wounds. Gerald Wayne Schild, 57, of Katy, Texas, was pronounced dead at the hospital, the sheriff's office said.

Travis William Lomax, 38, Fort Smith, Ark., was transported to Trinity Hospital in Minot for further treatment of a gunshot wound, authorities said.

The case remains under investigation.

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Pioneer staff reports
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