MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Two men charged with shooting at police officers in downtown Minneapolis are due in Hennepin County court.
Twenty-five-year-old Maurice Carter and 26-year-old Detroit Davis-Riley are expected to make their first court appearance Wednesday. Each man faces nine counts of first-degree assault against police officers in a weekend shooting in downtown Minneapolis.READ MORE: Reps. Omar, Ocasio-Cortez And Other Lawmakers Call On DHS To Drop Visa Sanctions Enacted By Trump
No police were hit, but six civilians nearby were hospitalized with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman says the pair left a downtown bar at closing time early Saturday and together fired at least 27 shots.READ MORE: 6 Tribes Sue Wisconsin In Attempt To Stop November Wolf Hunt
Freeman plans to address the Minneapolis City Council Wednesday about the downtown shooting and other public safety issues.MORE NEWS: 'This Was A Senseless Death': Family Pleads For Answers In Killing Of Devinn Madley
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