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Old December 22nd, 2021 #369
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Charges filed in Raspberry Island homicide; suspect was on parole


The suspect, Christopher Dewayne Jones, 31, is a felon prohibited from possessing firearms and was out of custody on parole at the time of the murder.

By Crime Watch MN -December 5, 2021



Left: Christopher Dewayne Jones/Ramsey County Jail; Right: Blake Swanson/Facebook.

A suspect has been arrested and charged in the fatal shooting at Raspberry Island in late August that killed 20-year-old Blake Swanson during a robbery.

The suspect, Christopher Dewayne Jones, 31, is a felon prohibited from possessing firearms and was out of custody on parole at the time of the murder.

Charges say at around 3:15 a.m. on Aug. 29, 2021, officers were sent to Raspberry Island in St. Paul on a report of a shooting.

Police arrived to find Swanson motionless in a pool of blood outside of a vehicle where two others were trying to apply pressure to a gunshot wound to Swansonís neck. Swanson was transported to the hospital but was pronounced deceased.
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