Man Fatally Shot After Attempted Carjacking In Minneapolis Identified As Abdirashid OmarOfficials have identified the man fatally shot this week after he chased the two men who tried to break into his car in south Minneapolis.
Man Fatally Shot After Attempting To Stop Carjacking Suspects In South MinneapolisInvestigators say the victim was confronted by two men who tried to break into his car. The men fled and the victim ran after them. During the chase, one of the men turned back and shot the victim. Both men continued running.
Even Gunfire Nearby Won't Stop Community In North Minneapolis From Gathering In PrayerFormer Minneapolis city councilman Don Samuels organized the month-long prayer tent, and those praying to end gun violence on Wednesday were caught in the middle of it.
Man Shot Near Powderhorn Park Thursday MorningThe incident happened on the 3300 block of 14th Avenue South at about 10:45 a.m. After being shot, the victim was transported to Hennepin Healthcare.
Man Shot In The Face, Arm Inside Powderhorn Park Homeless EncampmentA man was shot in the face and arm Tuesday afternoon at the homeless encampment inside of Powderhorn Park.
Night Of Violence In Minneapolis Leaves 2 Dead, 5 InjuredA number of shootings overnight in Minneapolis have left two people dead and at least five people injured.
Minneapolis Police Investigate Bryant Ave. ShootingMinneapolis police are investigating another overnight shooting in the city.
Activists, Police Chief Arradondo Attend Rally Calling To End The Violence In Twin CitiesA violent week in Minneapolis culminated with a plea from the community to put the guns down.
Recent Surge Of Gun Violence In Twin Cities Has Community On EdgeWithin the past 24 hours, nine people were shot in six different incidents, one person died.
Another Night Of Gun Violence In Minneapolis Leaves At Least 8 Hurt, One DeadAnother night of gun violence in Minneapolis left at least four people hurt and one man dead.
U.S. Attorney Brings In Task Force To Assist Law Enforcement With Increased Violent Crimes In Twin Cities In response to the surge in gun violence, U.S. Attorney Erica MacDonald has put together a new Twin Cities Violent Crimes Task Force.