One Dead After Two Separate Shootings Reported in Duluth Area


Two shootings were reported in the Duluth Area over the Holiday Weekend

Benny Urritia 21, of Duluth is charged with first-degree assault and being a felon in possession of a firearm. The shooting happened Friday night outside the Econo Lodge on Haines Road.

Medical personnel told police the woman will most likely require a permanent colostomy bag from her wound.

Meanwhile, friends are mourning another Duluth shooting victim, killed Saturday.

Authorities say Scott Pennington, 31, died Saturday in a shooting on the 100 block of West First Street.

Witnesses say Pennington tried to step in to stop a fight in progress.


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