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Documents, witness describe arrest of suspect


Blaine County sheriff's deputy Joshua Raven Chief Rutherford was killed during a struggle after a foot chase through a field, according a charging document filed in court.

Lawrence Dean Jackson Jr., 25, of Harlem was charged Saturday with one count each of deliberate homicide and attempted deliberate homicide in the shooting death of Rutherford and the wounding of deputy Loren Janis.

According to the criminal complaint filed in Blaine County Justice Court, Janis and Rutherford were dispatched from separate locations to a domestic disturbance call in Harlem.

Rutherford, who was off-duty, res...

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