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Minneapolis Police Department
Friday September 17th, 2010 :: 03:49 p.m. CDT

Police investigate afternoon shooting

September 17, 2010 (MINNEAPOLIS) Shortly before noon today, officers from the Fourth Precinct were dispatched to a shooting near the intersection of 30 Ave N and Colfax Ave N. When officers arrived they found what appeared to be a younger adult male lying on the sidewalk, victim of a gunshot wound. Victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Identity of the victim will be released by the Hennepin County Medical Examiners officer

There are no suspects in custody at this time and investigators with the Minneapolis Police Department Homicide Unit are following leads. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the Minneapolis Police Department tip line at 612-692-tips (8477).

Minneapolis Police Department
350 S 5th St
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 612-673-3000

N Colfax Ave & N 30th Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55411

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