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The Ramsey County Medical Examiner today identified two suspects who were found dead after a February 24 incident during which a Douglas County sheriff’s deputy was shot.


Katie Ray Christopherson, 29, died of homicide due to a gunshot wound. Devin Blowers, 24, died of suicide due to a gunshot wound. Both had last known permanent addresses in Fargo, North Dakota. Investigators at this time believe Blowers shot Christopherson.

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Al Edenloff
Al Edenloff is the news and opinion page editor for the Echo Press. He was born in Alexandria and lived most of his childhood in Parkers Prairie. He graduated with honors from Moorhead State University with a degree in mass communications, print journalism. He interned at the Echo Press in the summer of 1983 and was hired a year later as a sports reporter. He also worked as a news reporter/photographer. Al is a four-time winner of the Minnesota Newspaper Association's Herman Roe Award, which honors excellence in editorial writing.  
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