Update: Grand Forks Police continue to investigate believed attempted murder-suicide involving mother, son

Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff
Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff

UPDATE (Thursday 9:34 a.m.) -- More details have come to light involving a shots fired complaint in Grand Forks Wednesday morning that led a man being found dead and a woman hospitalized.

The Grand Forks Police Department has now identified the deceased male as 21-year-old Tyler Christopher Harrison. It is believed that a domestic violence incident took place, with Harrison and his Mother, 53-year-old Jennifer Jean Harrison.

Tyler Harrison was found with what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, while Jennifer Harrison had several gunshot wounds to her torso and head. Jennifer was taken to Altru Hospital and her condition remains unknown.

Authorities do say the mother and son lived together at the residence in Grand Forks. There is no known danger to the public at large and no other persons of interest are being sought currently.

The investigation into the incident does remain ongoing.



(Grand Forks, ND) -- Grand Forks Police continue to investigate after a shots fired call Wednesday morning that led to two bodies being found.

The Department tells WDAY Radio that officers were first dispatched to the 300 block of Wren Drive around 10:40 a.m, where they found a man who was dead lying in the driveway of the home with gunshot wounds.

After searching another house next to the driveway, a woman was found with a gunshot wound. She was transported to Altru with undisclosed injuries. There is no ongoing threat to the public.

Authorities have noted they do believe this incident may be an attempted murder-suicide, but the investigation continues. It is believed that the man and woman knew eachother, but it is not clear if they lived together.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Grand Forks PD as soon as possible at (701) 787-8000.