Incident

5-08-2020 North Dakota Casselton 1-1

Location

May 08, 2020

100 block of 3rd Ave N
Casselton, North Dakota
Geolocation: 46.9018, -97.2175

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: William S Dittmer Jr
  • Age: 23
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Neighbor
  • Name: Duane Turchi
  • Age: 50
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Defensive Use
  • Defensive Use - Crime occurs, victim shoots subject/suspect/perpetrator
  • Defensive Use - Stand Your Ground/Castle Doctrine established
  • Concealed Carry License - Victim

Notes

deceased attacked man who defended himself. Authorities ruled incident as self defense

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 0
State Senate District: 22
State House District: 22