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Homicide Victim Identified

Post Date:09/13/2021 11:12 am

The victim of the September 10, 2021, homicide at 17 Street and 30 Avenue South has been identified as Abdi Mohamed Abdi, age 32, of Fargo, ND. Abdi's preliminary autopsy states he died from gunshot wounds he received during the incident.

No suspects are in custody, and this is still a very active investigation. The Moorhead Police Department, Clay County Sheriff's Office, and the MN Bureau of Apprehension are currently working on several leads and details of the incident that occurred on Friday.

Anyone in the incident area who has surveillance equipment is asked to check their Friday evening footage. Anyone with additional information is asked to call the Red River Regional Dispatch Center at 710.451.7660.


Capt. Deric Swenson, 218.299.5186

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