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One Booked in Afternoon Death Investigation

November 27, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Shortly after 2:00 pm on Friday afternoon, Minneapolis Police responded to the 3100 block of East 58th Street on a report of a shooting.

Officers arrived and located an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound.  Officers provided immediate care until relived by paramedics.  Medical personnel on scene pronounced him deceased.  The victim is believed to be in his 20’s.  The police department has initiated a death investigation.

Preliminary information is that this is a domestic related incident.  Investigators detained and subsequently arrested Destiny Marie Tlatenchi, 24.  Tlatenchi has been booked into the Hennepin County Adult Detention Center on Probable Cause Murder.

Homicide Detectives continue to speak with several people who may have heard or seen something.

Crime Lab personnel responded to document the scene and collect evidence.

The Medical Examiner will release the identity of the victim, along with the nature and cause of death in the days to come.

The GO # for this case is 20-298294.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).  Tips may be submitted electronically at www.CrimeStoppersMN.org. All Tips are anonymous and persons providing information leading to an arrest and conviction may be eligible for a financial reward.

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