MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Two women are dead following a shooting near the Marcy-Holmes neighborhood in Minneapolis Saturday.

Minneapolis police say officers arrived to an apartment complex Saturday on the 300 block of 2nd Avenue Southeast at 10:30 p.m., where they found two women with gunshot wounds.

Responding officers say the women were pronounced dead at the scene. The suspect, or suspects, fled before officers arrived.

The victims’ identities will be released pending an autopsy by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 800-222-8477, or submit tips through the CrimeStoppers website.

Comments (2)
  1. I wonder if the guns used were properly obtained. Could more gun laws stop this kind of killing?

    Sounds like 2 black women were killed. Any outrage from BLM? Any outrage from any black people? No, why is that?

    Please, I would like some answers so I can be an informed citizen.