MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minneapolis police are investigating after an overnight dispute between two groups of people led to a fatal shooting.
Police say 911 calls came into the dispatch center shortly after midnight Monday with reports of gunfire near 34th Avenue North and Morgan Avenue North. When police arrived, a man was found deceased near the intersection.READ MORE: Investigative File, Squad Cam Footage Released In Hennepin Co. Sheriff DWI Crash
According to a preliminary investigation, there was a dispute between the occupants of two vehicles and it’s believed that some of the occupants of each vehicle got out and exchanged shots at each other.READ MORE: Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
The two vehicles were gone before officers arrived, but a short time later, police learned that another man was taken to North Memorial with non-life threatening wounds. It’s believed the his wounds are related to the shooting incident.
The identity of the deceased man will be released following an autopsy.MORE NEWS: 'I'm Back': Sylvia Fowles Announces Return To Lynx On Instagram
Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477, or call the MPD tip line at 612-692-8477.