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November 11, 2013

Sawed-off shotgun

Filed under: Item of the Day — Jason Onerheim @ 9:30 am

Sawed-off shotgun

Sawed-off shotgun associated with Sam Taran. The gun was found hidden in a hole in the ceiling of a broom closet in the basement of a house at 1831 Summit Avenue, St. Paul, Minnesota. The house was a known residence of Sam Taran.

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