Man Shot to Death in North Mpls. During Altercation; No Arrests

Updated: 12/16/2013 5:29 AM
Created: 12/14/2013 11:01 AM
By: Cassie Hart

No arrests have been made after a man was found dead of a gunshot wound in North Minneapolis Friday night.

Police responded to a 911 call of a shooting on the 3700 block of Girard Avenue North just before 11 p.m.

When officers arrived, they found a man with a gunshot wound in the street. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, police reported.

Preliminary information indicates that the victim was walking in the area of 37th Avenue North and Girard when he and the suspect crossed paths and there was some type of altercation. Police say it appears the suspect shot the victim and then left the scene.

There is no suspect information.

The Medical Examiner will release the identity and cause of death of the victim at a later time.

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