William Shillingford, 31, of Kasson arrested in fatal Byron Minnesota shooting – Sunday, May 8, 2022

William Shillingford, 31, of Kasson has been identified as the suspect in the fatal Byron shooting that occurred on Sunday, May 8, 2022.

William Shillingford, 31, of Kasson, was apprehended less than a half-mile from the site, according to OCSO.

Shillingford has been charged with second-degree murder and is scheduled to appear in court on Tuesday.

Authorities think the victim and suspect did not know one other.

“Our heartfelt sympathies go out to the families who have lost a loved one in this tragedy,” OCSO Captain James Schueller stated.

At this moment, there is no word about motivation for the shooting.