MINNEAPOLIS, MN (October 14, 2015) At 6:20 pm on Wednesday evening, two individuals got into a physical altercation in the area of 30th Avenue North and Emerson Avenue. The fight resulted in gun violence as one man shot the other and fled on foot. The victim died a short distance away.
It appears that the two individuals knew each other prior to the altercation and shooting tonight.
The medical examiner will release the identity of the victim along with the nature and cause of death.
The Inspector commanding the 4th Precinct will be utilizing patrol strategies that will mobilize available resources to engage with residents and community. We ask that the community use this opportunity to share information about this case, or any others, with the officers.
Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or send an anonymous tip to CRIMES (274637) and begin message with: TIP674. The case number is 15-385497.