MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Authorities are looking for suspects after a man was fatally shot Thursday night in St. Paul, marking the city’s 29th homicide of the year.
The St. Paul Police Department says officers were called around 10:20 p.m. to a report of a person down on the 400 block of Thomas Avenue, in the city’s Frogtown neighborhood. When officers arrived at the scene, they found a man outside a home suffering from a gunshot wound.READ MORE: Minnesota Weather: Huge Hail Chunks Batter Southeastern Communities; Brush Fire Risk Intensifies Friday
Emergency crews brought the man to Regions Hospital, where he was initially listed in stable condition. However, his conditioned worsened in the overnight hours and he died shortly after 4 a.m.READ MORE: Mpls. City Council President Lisa Bender On Costly Police Misconduct Settlements: 'This Is A Whole System Problem'
The shooting is under investigation, although preliminary findings suggest it was a drive-by, police say. No arrests have been made.MORE NEWS: What Are The Hidden Dangers Of Swimming In Open Water?
Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call police at 651-266-5650.