MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minneapolis police say one man is dead and another is hurt after a shooting Wednesday evening in the Seward neighborhood.
Police say they received multiple reports of gunfire at about 6:26 p.m. on the 2300 block of East Franklin Avenue, outside of the Cedars 94 apartments. While officers were responding to the scene, reports came in that a man had been found with a gunshot wound about four blocks northeast on the 2500 block of Riverside Avenue. The man was taken to Hennepin Healthcare with non-life threatening injuries.READ MORE: Clean Car Debate At Minnesota Capitol May Lead To Summer Closures Of State Parks, Trails
At the scene on Franklin Avenue, officers found another man suffering from a gunshot wound. He did not have a pulse. He was pronounced dead at Hennepin Healthcare.READ MORE: Marietta's Salt Lake Is A Paradise For Birds And Bird Watchers
Investigators believe a fight broke out at the Franklin Avenue scene, and led to gunfire. They also think the victims knew each other.MORE NEWS: COVID In MN: Gov. Walz To Announce On Thursday His Timeline To End All Restrictions
Anyone with information on this shooting is asked to call CrimeStoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).