74-year-old Arrested in Wright Co for Attempted Murder 22 Oct 13

On Sunday, at 7:27 PM, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office received a call from a 74 year old female stating that her husband had just shot at her with a handgun in their residence, located in the 3300 block of Edmonson Avenue Northeast in Buffalo Township. The female was not injured.

Sheriff’s Deputies with the assistance of the MN State Patrol set up a perimeter around that location and were subsequently able to get the suspect, 74-year-old Roger Lloyd Freeberg, to surrender.

Freeberg was booked into the Wright County jail on charges of Second Degree Attempted Murder, Second Degree Assault and Terroristic Threats. The incident remains under investigation by the Wright County Sheriff’s Office.