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Published March 18, 2010, 08:39 AM

Bar shooting in Wyndmere leaves 1 dead

WYNDMERE, N.D. (AP) - One person is dead after a shooting at a bar in Richland County, and another is in custody on a murder charge. Sheriff Larry Leshovsky (luh-SHEV'-skee) says the shooting happened about 1 a.m. Thursday at the Four Corners Bar in Wyndmere, after two men got in a fight.

WYNDMERE, N.D. (AP) - One person is dead after a shooting at a bar in Richland County, and another is in custody on a murder charge.

Sheriff Larry Leshovsky (luh-SHEV'-skee) says the shooting happened about 1 a.m. Thursday at the Four Corners Bar in Wyndmere, after two men got in a fight.

Leshovsky says one of the men left, came back with a gun, and shot and killed the other man.

The shooter fled but was stopped by deputies who spotted his car. Authorities identified him as 46-year-old Steven Rowland of Wyndmere. He was jailed in Wahpeton pending a court appearance.

The name of the man who was killed was not immediately released.

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