Oct. 19, 2015 (MINNEAPOLIS) On Sunday evening at 10:00 pm, Minneapolis Police Officers responded to a report of shots fired in the area of the 3700 block of 1st Avenue South. Officers arrived in the area and located an adult male in an alley suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim was transported by ambulance to Hennepin County Medical Center where he died of his injures Monday morning. The suspect(s) fled prior to officer’s arrival.
The Medical Examiner will release the identity of the victim, as well as the nature and cause of death.
Officers and detectives are working through the night to canvass and make contact with those who live and are traveling in the area. The Minneapolis Police Department will have additional patrols in the neighborhood, both in squads and on foot. The MPD strongly encourages people to share any information they have on this case with our 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 15-390665.