By WCCO-TV Staff

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Police are investigating a shooting on a Metro Transit light rail train in St. Paul Monday.

Metro Transit police say someone shot another passenger on the METRO Green Line just before 8 p.m.

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Officers responded to the Rice Street station near the Minnesota State Capitol and found the victim, who had been shot in the leg.

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Investigators say the suspect fled before officers arrived. The investigation is ongoing.

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