BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. (WCCO) — Two people were shot Friday night in Brooklyn Park in a fight where one of them had a gun.
The Brooklyn Park Police Department says the shooting happened shortly after 7 p.m. on the 5800 block of 73rd Avenue North. Responding officers found two people with gunshot wounds near an apartment building.READ MORE: Mpls Tenants Take Action Against Landlords For Alleged Neglect Of Homes
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Paramedics brought the wounded people to local hospitals for treatment. Police described their wounds as “significant.”
Witnesses told investigators that the two people got into a fight, and one of them pulled out a gun. Amid the struggle, the gun fired and both of the people were struck. It’s yet unclear who pulled the trigger.MORE NEWS: Police: Boy's Body Found In Trunk Of Car In Mound, 2 Arrested
The shooting remains under investigation.