Victim of Como neighborhood homicide identified
The man who died Monday after a shooting in Minneapolis’ Como neighborhood has been identified.
The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office says 36-year-old Mark Holmes O’Dell was the victim of the shooting near the intersection of Cole Avenue Southeast and 25th Avenue Southeast. Police found O’Dell at around 12:10 p.m. He was taken to a hospital but died less than an hour later.
Investigators said the shooting happened after an argument between a man and a woman.
The woman, identified as 39-year-old Janice Louise Hawkins-Green, was arrested and has now been charged with second-degree manslaughter in O’Dell’s death.
The shooting was the 60th homicide of the year in Minneapolis.