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FBI agent shot in Watford City

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WATFORD CITY -- An FBI agent was shot near here Monday evening while assisting in a widespread drug investigation on and around the Fort Berthold Reservation.


The Minot-based agent suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was treated and released at a local hospital, FBI spokesman Kyle Loven said. Loven said he believes the agent, who was not identified, was back on duty Wednesday.

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Amy Dalrymple

Amy Dalrymple is a Forum News Service reporter stationed in the Oil Patch. She can be reached at or (701) 580-6890.