One man dead in Moscow Mills shooting

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LINCOLN COUNTY, Mo. – Independence Day turns violent in rural Lincoln County as one man is dead and a person is in custody following a shooting in Moscow Mills.

Deputies with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department were called to the 400 block of Hill Street at 2:30 p.m. Thursday.

Authorities arrived to find a 43-year-old man dead and immediately took a person into custody.

The family identified the victim as Brian Fredde. They said Fredde knew the suspect, who had a relationship with Fredde’s sister.

Police have not released the name of the person in custody.

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