Austin man who shot another man with a BB gun during an incident in March pleading guilty

An Austin man who shot another man with a BB gun during an incident in the Walmart parking lot in early March is pleading guilty to assault charges in Mower County District Court.  

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19-year old Casey David Rowe entered a guilty plea Monday to a charge of 2nd degree assault and is scheduled to be sentenced on January 3, 2020.

Authorities reported that Rowe was involved in a drug deal in the Walmart parking lot in Austin on March 4th where someone attempted to purchase marijuana with a counterfeit $100 bill. Court documents state that a fight broke out and Rowe shot a man several times with a BB gun.