NEW BRIGHTON MAN FACING MURDER CHARGES

A New Brighton man is now charged with first-degree attempted murder in connection with a shooting at a south Moorhead grocery store that happened last Sunday evening, and resulted in a juvenile going to the hospital for treatment. 23 year old Kevin Blocker faces seven felony charges, including two counts of first-degree attempted murder, one count of first-degree assault and two counts of second-degree assault. Blocker was locked up in the Clay County Jail. His bail was set at $750,000 with conditions or $1 million without conditions.