WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-white01, ww color white

Local

Victim In Fatal Mpls Shooting ID’d

View Comments
(credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

(credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. 4 Things To Know For July 24, 2014
  2. Chris Pratt Proves French Braid Cred During Interview
  3. Why Is Edward Moody Wearing A Headband?
  4. Audubon Society Says New Vikings Stadium Poses Serious Threat To Birds
  5. The Lowdown: Moto-i To Appear On Cooking Channel Tonight

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Authorities have identified the victim in Tuesday’s fatal shooting on the city’s north side.

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office said 21-year-old Landon Pederson, of St. Paul, died at 5 a.m. on the 2400 block of Illion Avenue North. The cause of death was a gunshot wound to the chest.

Police responded to the shooting Tuesday at about 4:45 a.m. and found Pederson dead at the scene. There, they spoke with many witnesses and immediately identified a suspect.

A woman — who has not been named — was arrested.

Police said those involved in the shooting were acquaintances.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus