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UPDATED: Walker man shot in armed standoff near St. Cloud charged with murder

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A Walker man suspected in the death of a Rockville man was critically wounded by police gunfire following a standoff Sunday night in Stearns County.


Marcus M. Barshaw, 28, is in Hennepin County Medical Center, where his condition was not re-leased. He was formally charged with Second Degree Murder Thursday by the Stearns County Attorney's office.

The officer that shot him has been placed on standard paid leave.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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