MINOT, ND. (THECOUNT) — Christopher Vickerman, of Minot, has been arrested as a suspect in the Friday murder of his father, Mark Vickerman.

Vickerman, 28, is expected to be charged with AA felony murder in connection to the Friday night shooting of his father in NW Minot.


The suspect is the son of the victim, reported KXNet.

The investigation is ongoing, according to Minot Police.

An autopsy is scheduled for the victim.

Christopher Vickerman is being held at the Ward County Jail.


Geo quick facts: Minot is a city in North Dakota, known for being home to Minot Air Force Base. The city’s rich aviation history is explored through memorabilia and aircraft at the Dakota Territory Air Museum. On the banks of the Souris River, Roosevelt Park Zoo is home to bears and big cats, plus many birds. The Scandinavian Heritage Park honors the area’s immigrant history with replicas of traditional houses and a wooden church – wikipedia.