Friday, August 7, 2020

NEWS UPDATE: Kasson officer identified in suicide attempt

Dodge County Sheriff Scott Rose has identified the Kasson police officer involved in a shooting incident last weekend as 51-year-old Julio Baez.

Baez remains in critical condition at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester. He is a 14-year veteran of the department. 

Rose said the case in being investigated as an attempted suicide by his investigators.

Baez was found with self-inflected gunshot wounds in a grassy area outside of Mantorville June 2 around 6:15 a.m. He was flown from the scene by Mayo One to St. Mary’s

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Steele County Times & DCI

Steele County Times
411 E. Main St.
P.O. Box 247
Blooming Prairie, MN 55917

Dodge County Independent / ADvantage
121 West Main St.
Kasson, MN 55944

Dodge County Printing
121 West Main St.
Kasson, MN 55944


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