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One Dead and One Hospitalized After Shooting and Crash


March 17, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) Shortly after 2:00 this morning a dispute occurred between two groups of people in two different cars. One vehicle started chasing the other eastbound on 53rd Avenue North and shots were fired. Prior to Logan Avenue, both vehicles crashed. Some of the occupants from the vehicles fled on foot before officers arrived. A female passenger in one of the cars has been transported to North Memorial Medical Center with a non-life threatening gunshot wound. A male party in the other vehicle died at the scene.

Officers arrived and immediately provided aid to the victim. Additional officers began to canvass the area and speak with people who may have been witnesses or have information.

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

Anyone with information that leads to the arrest and conviction of a person in this case might
be eligible for a cash reward. 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 16-093020.