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Updated Information Regarding Arrests

November 25th, 2015 (MINNEAPOLIS) The Minneapolis Police Department would like to release the following information regarding arrests following the shooting near the 4th Police Precinct Monday evening.

The Minneapolis Police Department took 5 people into custody in its investigation, however one man was released after the investigation revealed he wasn’t in the area of the shooting incident.

At the time of this release, the following 4 people remain in custody after being arrested on November 24th.

  • Allen Lawrence Scarsella (DOB 2/25/1992)
  • Joseph Martin Backman (DOB 10/22/1988)
  • Nathan Wayne Gustavsson (DOB 4/18/1994)
  • Daniel Thomas Macey (DOB 3/18/89)

The Minneapolis Police Department continues to work with the FBI on this investigation. At this point, the MPD is not seeking any more suspects.