Two Killed In Bismarck Parking Lot Shooting

(Bismarck, ND) — Two people are dead following a shooting near a bar in downtown Bismarck. It happened around 12:30 a.m. on Saturday in the parking lot of The Elbow Room bar, and two nearby police officers heard the gunshots and headed to the scene. Once they arrived, they found Victor King and Jesus Vera-Leon suffering from gunshot wounds. Both were taken to the hospital, where they were later pronounced dead. An investigation is ongoing, and Bismarck police say they’re reviewing video of the incident and have interviewed numerous witnesses. There’s no word on any suspects at this time.

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