Man dies week after Minneapolis shooting

A man who died a week after being shot in Minneapolis has been identified.

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the man as 49-year-old Michael Allen Jackson.

Minneapolis Police said officers were called to the area of Fifth Avenue South and East Lake Street at about 7:16 p.m. on Oct. 13. There, officers found evidence of gunfire and were told a man — later identified as Jackson — arrived at a hospital by private transport in critical condition. He died from his injuries on Oct. 19.

The medical examiner’s office said Jackson died from a gunshot wound to the head, and his manner of death was ruled a homicide.

No arrests have been made in connection with his death at this time.

It’s the 78th homicide of the year in Minneapolis.

An investigation remains active.

Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit an anonymous tip online.