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20-year-old man dead in eastern Montana shooting

July 3, 2019

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A 20-year-old man is dead and a 19-year-old man has surrendered to authorities after a shooting in the eastern Montana town of Sidney.

KULR-TV reports the shooting happened at 11:30 p.m. Tuesday at a convenience store in Sidney.

Five minutes later, Kyle Lee Severson walked into the Richland County law enforcement offices and said he was the shooter. He faces a deliberate homicide charge and his bail was initially set at $2 million.

The name of the victim is being withheld until family members can be notified.

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Information from: The Billings Gazette, http://www.billingsgazette.com

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