Man Killed in Sunday Morning Shooting in St. Paul ID'd
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A St. Paul man killed in an early Sunday morning shooting south of Lake Phalen has been identified.
Police say 50-year-old Jeffery Thomas Elling was found with a deadly gunshot wound after the shooting, which happened around 3 a.m. in the 1400 block of York Avenue in St. Paul, according to police.
Nineteen-year-old Aloeng Vang, of St. Paul, was arrested in connection with the shooting.
No additional suspects are being sought.
Additional details of what led to the deadly confrontation have not been released.
The Ramsey County Attorney's Office in the coming days is expected to decide whether to charge the suspect in the case.