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Guns and drugs recovered from arrests in Rochester shooting investigation

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) – Rochester police have made three arrests after executing two search warrants Thursday related to a shooting investigation.

Police Captain Casey Moilanen said two Rochester residents, Kacey Kamara, 30, and Larry Jackson, 37, were arrested in connection with a June 3 shooting that took place in the 1,000 block of West Center St. Both men are being referred for second-degree assault and reckless discharge of a firearm.

Kamara. Photo: Olmsted County ADC
Kamara. Photo: Olmsted County ADC
Jackson. Olmsted County ADC
Jackson. Olmsted County ADC

Kamara is also fired for forcible confinement and tampering with first-degree witnesses. Jackson was also fired for unlawful possession of a firearm. The warrants were executed at residences in the 1900 block of Spruce Meadows Dr. and the 400 block of 31st Street NW.

Police say the two search warrants revealed a total of four firearms, 19 grams of suspected fentanyl and four grams of suspected methamphetamine. Maria Slawson, 48, of Rochester, who police say lives at the residence on 31st Street NW, was dismissed on charges of second and third degree possession of a controlled substance.

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