Update: Victim's Name Released in Central Hillside Shooting in Duluth

By KBJR News 1

June 6, 2013 Updated Jun 7, 2013 at 3:26 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Authorities have released the name of the woman who was shot in the chest in Duluth on Thursday.

48 year old Betty Jean Grigsby is in stable condition at St. Mary’s hospital after authorities say she sustained a gunshot wound to the chest.

Officers responded to the scene of a shooting around 3:30pm Thursday at a house along the 200 Block of East 6th Street.

A 70 year old man has been taken into custody with charges of 2nd Degree Attempted Murder and 2nd Degree Assault pending. Formal charges are expected next week.

This is an active investigation. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Duluth Police Department Violent Crimes Unit at (218) 730-5050.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns
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