WILLISTON, N.D. — Williston police have a suspect in custody in an early morning homicide.

Officers responded to a report of a man being shot shortly before 3 a.m. Friday. Forty-three-year-old Vance Neset was taken to a hospital and later pronounced dead.

The suspect initially fled, and police warned the public that the man was considered armed and dangerous. Authorities announced his capture shortly before midday. The 27-year-old man wasn’t immediately charged.

Local, regional and state law officers are investigating.

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