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Prosecuting Attorney finds 2014 I-90 shooting justified

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Prosecuting Attorney Louis E. Marshall found the shooting of Marcus Rael justified. Prosecuting Attorney Louis E. Marshall found the shooting of Marcus Rael justified.
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