MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 48-year-old Vadnais Heights man has been
charged with allegedly shooting at a fellow duck hunter in in the
area of Spring Lake near Hastings, the Dakota County Attorney’s
Office announced Tuesday.
John Charles Killeen faces one
count of intentional discharge of a firearm, which is a felony, in
connection to the Nov. 29, 2012, incident.
According to the
criminal complaint, the victim stopped his boat and began to throw
decoys into the water when he heard another hunter threaten him to
leave the area. Shortly after, a gunshot rang out and the victim
observed BB’s bounce off the front of his boat. The victim then lay
down on the boat and called 911. The victim then heard a second shot
that went in front of his boat.
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