According to a press release from Lieutenant Gardiner from the Bismarck Police Department, Bismarck Police are investigating a late night shooting that occurred yesterday around 11:00 pm. Officers responded to the 1600 bock of Mapleton Avenue for reports of gunfire. They found two individuals with gunshot wounds, who were taken to a local hospital.
Bismarck Police believe this to be a targeted attack on the two victims, and that there does not appear to be further threat to the public. An update on the victims will come later this afternoon as the investigation progresses.
KEEP READING: Here are the most popular baby names in every state
Using March 2019 data from the Social Security Administration
compiled a list of the most popular names in each of the 50 states and Washington D.C., according to their 2018 SSA rankings. The top five boy names and top five girl names are listed for each state, as well as the number of babies born in 2018 with that name. Historically common names like Michael only made the top five in three states, while the less common name Harper ranks in the top five for 22 states.
Curious what names are trending in your home state? Keep reading to see if your name made the top five -- or to find inspiration for naming your baby.