Mpls. Man Dies After Punch to Face
24-year-old Vereice Washington
A Minneapolis man died nearly two weeks after being assaulted during a robbery.
Forty-four-year old Adrian Hernandez was hit in the head on the morning of Aug. 22, at the corner of 10th Street and Hennepin Avenue in downtown Minneapolis.
He died Sunday night at Hennepin County Medical Center.
Twenty-year-old Vereice Washington, of Brooklyn Center, was charged at the time with robbery and assault.
However, with the death of Hernandez, those charges are expected to be upgraded.