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Suspect Arrested for Shooting Man at Restaurant

Suspect Arrested for Shooting Man at Restaurant



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(KSL News/AP) A Beaver man is in jail today for allegedly shooting and killing his ex-wife's boyfriend in the middle of a busy restaurant.

Witnesses say Mark Erickson went to the Timberline Inn Restaurant and approached his ex-wife and her boyfriend, Timothy McEnaney. Sheriff's officials say Erickson then pulled a gun and shot McEnaney in the head. Erickson then fled.

McEnaney was flown to the hospital, where he died.

Later a SWAT team found Erickson sitting in his mother's van in a remote areas about 5 miles north of Beaver. He was arrested without incident.

Erickson is charged with aggravated murder and is being held on a $1 million cash bail.

(The Associated Press contributed to this report. Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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