1 dead in domestic-related stabbing in Minneapolis

A man died Friday evening after a domestic-related stabbing in Minneapolis, according to the Minneapolis Police Department.

At 9:46 p.m., officers responded to a report of a person on the 2600 block of Bloomington Avenue South who may have been shot or stabbed.

Once officers arrived at the scene, they located a man in the roadway with what appeared to be grave injuries from stab wounds, said police.

Officers provided immediate medical aid and paramedics were able to transport the victim to Hennepin County Medical Center, where he was later pronounced dead.

According to police, they followed the evidence at the scene and it led them to an apartment in the area. In the apartment, they located a female suspect, 36-year-old Raqiya Pulphus, who was taken into custody. She has not been formally charged.

It appears that the incident is domestic-related.

The victim’s identity, along with the nature and cause of death, will be released by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office in the coming days.