MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The Hennepin County Attorney’s Office has issued charges against a 15-year-old boy in connection with the shooting in Minnetonka on Monday evening.
According to Minnetonka Police, around 5 p.m. Monday officers responded to a call of an explosion in the 5400 block of Byscane Way in Minnetonka.READ MORE: WCCO Journalists Detained, Told To Lay On Ground During Brooklyn Center Protests
When they arrived, they found the homeowner shot in the face. His 15-year-old son was arrested in the driveway and was taken into custody.READ MORE: What Happens If Derek Chauvin Is Convicted, Or If He's Acquitted?
Minnetonka police said they have never been called to the house for a domestic dispute or for any altercation involving family members.
According to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office, because the boy is younger than 16 no further information can be released.MORE NEWS: COVID In MN: Over 50% Of Eligible Minnesotans Have Received One Vaccine Dose; MDH Reports 2,429 New Cases, 10 Deaths
The boy’s father remains in critical condition.