Man Dies at Hospital After Stabbing On December 19, 2015

January 5, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) An adult male who was stabbed during an altercation, weeks ago, has died at the hospital this morning at approximately 4:30 am.

On December 19th at 1:30 pm, Minneapolis Police Officers were called to the 700 block of Spring Street NE on a report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, officers identified possible witnesses. Through those interviews, a suspect was identified. The victim was transported to Hennepin County Medical Center by ambulance where he remained until his death. The County Attorney is reviewing the case.

The Medical Examiner will release the identity of the deceased, along with the nature and cause of death.

The Inspector commanding the 2nd Precinct will be holding a community forum to discuss this incident and any concerns people may have. Discussion at this meeting will also include the possibility of having a Block Captain for a Neighborhood Watch group. Minneapolis Police Department staff will be door knocking the surrounding blocks to obtain information, share safety tips, and offer support.