MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — One person is dead after an apparent shooting in north Minneapolis Tuesday evening, police said.

Officers first responded to 8th and Elwood Avenues North after a 911 call just after 6 p.m. There, they found a man on the sidewalk who’d been shot.

The victim was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center where he died a short time later, police said.

Minneapolis police are investigating. The victim’s identity and cause of death will be released by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Anyone with information can anonymously report their tip to investigators via CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS, or by texting TIP411 with “MPD,” a space and the information.

  1. Is this even a crime anymore in north Minneapolis?

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