MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – St. Paul firefighters heard gun shots Monday afternoon while putting out a blaze at a North End apartment building.
The fire started around 2:30 p.m. on the 1100 block of Mackubin Street and was extinguished before it spread beyond a single apartment unit.READ MORE: Mayor Frey Speaks With North Minneapolis Community Members Saying They're Fed Up With Recent Surge Of Gun Violence
It’s not clear where the sound of gun shots came from, the St. Paul Fire Department said. It is possible the fire ignited ammunition stored in the apartment.READ MORE: Minnesota Can Move Forward With 'Clean Car' Rules, Judge Says
No firefighters were injured.
St. Paul police and fire are investigating the incident.MORE NEWS: George Floyd's Family: Federal Indictment For Four Ex-MPD Officers 'Gives Us Hope'