MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The 20-year-old man shot earlier this week in north Minneapolis has died.
The Minneapolis Police Department says its office was informed Friday that the victim died at North Memorial Medical Center.READ MORE: Man Cited After Being Caught Sunbathing Atop Elementary School Roof
He was identified as I Am King Majesty Allah.
Investigators say the man was shot Wednesday afternoon on the 5100 block of Bryant Avenue North. Officers found the victim in the street with a severe gunshot wound.READ MORE: Woman Charged With DUI After Crashing Into Her Own Apartment Building
According to police, the man was standing outside a car and talking with the people inside when the shots rang out. The vehicle fled the scene.
So far, no arrests have been made. Anyone with information on the fatal shooting is asked to leave an anonymous tip with CrimeStoppers online or by calling 1-800-222-8477.MORE NEWS: Next Weather: Top 10 Weather Day Going Into Weekend, But Severe Storms Possible Sunday
Per police, this shooting marks the 23rd homicide in the city so far this year.