CASS LAKE -- Cass County officials are investigating the shooting of a 19-year-old Cass Lake woman Sunday.
The Cass County Sheriff's Department reports Geraldine Whipple suffered a gunshot wound to her head. She was transported to MeritCare Hospital in Fargo, N.D. Her condition was unavailable.
A 25-year-old Cass Lake man was arrested in connection with the shooting and is being held in the Cass County Jail pending formal charges.
The shooting occurred shortly before 5:30 a.m. in a rural Cass Lake residence where Whipple and the suspect lived together, reported Cass County Sheriff Randy Fisher.
The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is assisting with the investigation.
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