MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minneapolis officers have responded to an apparent homicide overnight in the southern part of the city.
Police say they responded to 123 East 59th Street, just east of Nicollet Avenue, around 6:20 a.m. Tuesday. There they found a man lying on the ground, dead of apparent gunshot wounds.READ MORE: Motorcyclist Airlifted After Fatal Crash In Douglas County
Police are investigating people in the area who may have heard or seen something in connection with the man’s death.READ MORE: Romez Coleman Charged With Violating No-Contact Order, Prompting Standoff At Bloomington Hotel
The victim was not identified, pending an investigation by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office.
No one is currently in custody in connection with the death.MORE NEWS: Brooklyn Center Police Investigate Suspicious Death
It was a violent evening in the Twin Cities overnight, with two people found dead in Blaine, as well as a deadly shooting in the southeastern corner of Minneapolis.