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Two brothers arrested in connection with shooting near Granite Falls


GRANITE FALLS –– Two brothers from rural Balaton are in jail and awaiting arraignment in Yellow Medicine County District Court in connection with a shooting incident last week in Granite Falls that seriously injured a man.

The suspects, who are identified by Yellow Medicine County authorities as Devin Donald Hexum, 21, and Derek Michael Hexum, 19, were arrested following a 45-minute police chase Tuesday afternoon that crossed several county lines in southwest Minnesota.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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