Local

1 Dead After Shooting In Minneapolis

View Comments

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. 4 Things To Know: Oct. 20, 2014
  2. Finding Minnesota: Natural Adventure Park At Briggs Farm
  3. The Lowdown: Pearl Jam, Gopher Homecoming
  4. Midday Headlines For 10/20
  5. Study: People Drink Less Soda When They See What It Takes To Walk Off

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A man is dead after a Saturday night shooting in Minneapolis.

Police say officers were dispatched around 10:20 p.m. Saturday to a residence in the 2600 block of Emerson Avenue North in the city’s Fourth Precinct.

When they arrived, they found a man with an apparent gunshot wound to his upper body. Officers detained several people until investigators arrived.

The man was transported to North Memorial Medical Center in critical condition and died at approximately 1 a.m. Sunday.

No one is in custody at this time.

The victim’s identity and cause of death will be released by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s office after the investigation is complete.

The Minneapolis Police Department Homicide Unit is investigating the circumstances of the incident. Anyone with information is asked to call the police department’s tip line at 612-692-TIPS (8477).

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,901 other followers