Police are investigating a report of shots fired during an altercation at a NW Minot area residence. Investigators believe the shots occurred during a confrontation between two groups. At some point during the altercation several people attempted to damage and enter a residence. Witnesses reported hearing gunshots as these events unfolded.
A witness gave the description of a vehicle leaving the scene and an ensuing traffic stop resulted in the recovery of a stolen firearm. One male juvenile was taken into custody and referred to Juvenile Court for possession of a stole firearm.
No injuries were reported.
This investigation is continuing.