Man Dies in Evening Shooting

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October 15, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the 3rd Precinct responded to a Shotspotter activation in the area of Franklin Avenue East and 11th Avenue South at 8:28 p.m. When officers arrived, they found a parked car with an adult male inside who had been shot. The male was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics […]

Man Arrested from Last Night’s Fatal Fire

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October 7, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers assigned to the Homicide and Arson Units have made an arrest in the fatal fire that occurred on the 1500 block of Park Avenue South on 10/06/2017. Marcus Dewayne Shanks, age 30, has been booked into Hennepin County Jail on Probable Cause Murder Charges. His booking photograph is being held. […]

Two Victims Injured in Afternoon Shooting

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October 4, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the Fifth Precinct responded to the 200 block of Lake Street West at approximately 3:33 p.m. in response to a 911 caller who heard the sound of gunshots. As officers were responding, the call was updated to a shooting.  When officers arrived they located an adult male with a […]

Man Dies in Early Morning Shooting

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September 9, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the Fifth Precinct responded to the 4500 block of Stevens Avenue South around 2:52 a.m. in response to several 9-1-1 callers who heard the sound of gunshots. One of the 9-1-1 callers reported a vehicle crashed into the freeway sound wall just east of Stevens Avenue South. When officers […]

Bicyclist Dies After Colliding with Van

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August 17, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Minneapolis Police responded to a personal injury crash involving a vehicle and bicyclist at the intersection of Lowry Avenue North and 2nd Street North at 5:42 a.m. An adult female bicyclist was traveling northbound on 2nd Street North and an adult male in a vehicle was traveling westbound on Lowry Avenue […]