MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Authorities have identified a woman found dead in north Minneapolis Tuesday night.

Twenty-year-old Tyneisha Pate died of a gunshot wound, according to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner.

Pate was found dead on the 2200 block of Lyndale Avenue North around 10 p.m. Tuesday. Just before that, a ShotSpotter reported shots fired in the area of the 1800 block of Lyndale.

A vigil for Pate is planned for Saturday at 3 p.m. at the intersection where she was found dead.

Anyone with information about Pate’s death is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477.


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