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Bloomington Police Arrest 18-Year-Old On Murder Charges

Bloomington Police served murder warrants Tuesday against Kentrell Brown, 18, formerly of Bloomington.

Bloomington Police said Tuesday an 18-year-old former Bloomington resident has been arrested in connection with a killing in March.

Kentrell Brown
Olmsted County Jail (Minn.)
Kentrell Brown

In a news release, BPD said detectives served murder warrants against Kentrell Brown at the Olmsted County Jail in Minnesota, where he is being held on unrelated charges.

Police said Brown remains jailed in Minnesota awaiting extradition.

On March 7, BPD officers were called to an apartment complex in the 2400 block of Clearwater Avenue where they found the body of Natwan Nash, 26, of Bloomington.

The McLean County Coroner’s Office said Nash died of multiple gunshot wounds.

The bond listed on the murder warrants is $3 million, according to police.

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