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Bailey Nurseries fatal stabbing victim identified

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Authorities on Friday released more information about the victim and suspect in the stabbing death at Bailey Nurseries as prosecutors prepare criminal charges.


The victim of the Thursday afternoon stabbing was Uriel N. Ortiz, 44, of Fridley, the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said Friday. Ortiz and the suspect, a 57-year-old St. Paul man, were both Bailey employees, according to the BCA and Newport Police Chief Curt Montgomery.

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Scott Wente
Scott Wente has been editor at the South Washington County Bulletin since 2011. He worked as a reporter at other Forum Communications newspapers from 2003 to 2011. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.
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