CASS LAKE, Minn. — A man was arrested on July 1 related to the shooting death of a Cass Lake man that happened in July 2021.
In a press release, Sheriff Tom Burch said that in a joint effort from the Cass County Sheriff and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, a 46-year-old man was arrested in relation to the July 5 2021 shooting death of 34-year-old Diego Gasca.
Formal charges are still pending.
The drive-by shooting that killed Gasca was reported at 2:45 a.m. on July 5, 2021.
When police got to the area, they learned that a 34-year-old man, later revealed to be Gasca had been struck by gunfire when he was at a house party.
He was taken by ambulance to the Cass Lake Indian Services Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
MORE NEWS: 3 children, woman found dead at Vadnais Lake
MORE NEWS: 6 teens injured in crash near Ham Lake
Watch the latest morning headlines with our YouTube playlist: