Grand Rapids, MN (KDAL) - As expected charges were filed against a 26 year old Bovey man in the shooting and kidnapping that occurred last Saturday in Grand Rapids. In Itaska County Court on Monday William Payne was charged with attempted murder, kidnapping and making terroristic threats.
The incident occurred over a marriage gone bad. Payne's wife was allegedly involved with one of the shooting victims who lives with his mother, the other person shot.
Payne turned himself in and his next court appearance is on December 31st. The two people shot are in a Duluth hospital in critical condition.