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Shooting, attempted robbery reported in Zumbrota

Payton Koob. Photo courtesy of Goodhue County Sheriff's Office.1 / 3
Elliott Jackson Jr. Photo courtesy of Goodhue County Sheriff's Office.2 / 3
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ZUMBROTA — On Dec. 11, Zumbrota police reported that officers responded to a shooting incident that occurred within the city of 3,100 residents.

According to reports, shots were fired at 9:30 p.m. Monday in Ponderosa Mobile Home Park.

An adult victim was taken to the local hospital with non-life threatening injuries, authorities said Tuesday. Zumbrota police reported that the victim, whom they did not identify, was treated and released.

Payton Frances Koob, 18, 1750 Spruce Drive, was booked into the Goodhue County Adult Detention Center on potential charges of first-degree aggravated robbery, simple robbery and two counts of aiding an offender.

Elliott Robert Jackson Jr., 18, of Rochester, was booked on potential simple robbery and third-degree assault charges.

Shun Barnell Johnson Jr., 20, of Austin, was booked on a potential charge of simple robbery.

One juvenile suspect also was also taken into custody on potential charges of robbery and assault, police said.

Zumbrota police were assisted by the Goodhue County Sheriff's Office, Red Wing police, State Patrol, Wabasha County Sheriff's Office, Cannon Falls police, Kenyon police and Lake City police.