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Bruce Gordon, Director of Communications
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Jill Oliveira  651-793-2726
jill.oliveira@state.mn.us
 
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 12, 2017
BCA Completes Investigation into Minneapolis Officer Involved Shooting

​The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) has completed its investigation into the July 15, 2017, officer involved shooting which resulted in Justine Ruszczyk’s death. The BCA has turned its findings over to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office for review.

As it has throughout this investigation, the BCA will continue to work with the county attorney as needed to provide any additional information that they deem appropriate as they review the case.

The investigation remains open during the review process. The BCA will follow the law and release all public data once the case is closed as we would in any other investigation.

Any information regarding the review of the case will come from the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.

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