Afternoon Shooting Leaves One Dead

July 4, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) Minneapolis Police responded to the 1400 block of Morgan Avenue North on a report of a shooting. Officers arrived and located the victim who was critically injured in the front of the residence at 3:30 Monday afternoon. He was immediately transported to Hennepin County Medical Center where he died about an hour later.

Preliminary information indicates that this was a shooting involving two individuals known to each other. Officers also located the suspect and a handgun at the scene. The suspect is being detained for questioning.

The Medical Examiner’s Office will release the identity of the deceased individual along with the nature and cause of death.
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