Guilty Plea in Rochester Shooting Case
Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man has entered into a plea agreement involving charges stemming from a shooting near the Rochester Community and Technical College campus a few days before Christmas last December.
23-year-old Bolus Dimbiti admitted to a felony count of Reckless Discharge of a Firearm in exchange for the dismissal of another felony and a gross misdemeanor charge related to the shooting on December 20th. Police found a number of spent shell casings and bullet holes in the third floor hallway in the Edge Apartments after officers responded to a report of gunfire after an argument broke out during a party in one of the apartments.
Dimbiti was identified as a suspect through a security camera video, which shows him the firing a gun. He was also involved in another shooting incident in the same area last September.
Dimbiti is scheduled to be sentenced on December 21st.