MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Police arrested a man for allegedly firing a gun inside a north Minneapolis lodge.
Sgt. Stephen McCarty said police responded to the Elks Lodge, located at 1614 Plymouth Ave. North, around 11:20 p.m. after hearing a report of a fight.READ MORE: MN Rep. Ilhan Omar Visits Afghan Evacuees At Fort McCoy Calling It 'Uplifting' And 'Emotional'
When officers arrived at the lodge, they learned that shots had been fired. One shot, authorities said, went off inside the lodge.
Witnesses gave police a description of the suspect. Police found him and arrested him shortly after.
During the shooting investigation, police also found a man with a stab wound. The man didn’t go to the hospital; thus police considered his injuries non-life threatening, McCarty said.MORE NEWS: Minnesota Families Soak Up Warm Weather With Fall Festivities
The suspect is currently in the Hennepin County jail awaiting for formal charges for his alleged involvement in the shooting and the stabbing.