3 hurt in 2nd shooting in 2 days outside Crystal bar
A bar in Crystal where a man was shot Sunday morning, is the scene of another shooting, with three victims.
According to the Crystal Police Department, at about 10:27 p.m. Monday, Hennepin County Dispatch received numerous 911 calls reporting shots fired outside a bar/restaurant along the 5200 block of West Broadway Avenue.
Upon arrival, officers found two male victims, a 29-year-old and a 25-year-old, who appeared to have been shot.
Paramedics arrived at the scene and provided care before the victims were taken to a nearby hospital with injuries not considered to be life-threatening.
A third 35-year-old male victim with apparent gunshot wounds was also taken to a nearby hospital via private vehicle. Officers said that victim also had injuries not considered to be life-threatening.
Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park, Golden Valley, New Hope, and Robbinsdale police, as well as deputies from the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office and crime lab assisted at the scene.
Police said they do not currently have any suspects in custody in connection with the incident. The Crystal Police Department also stated it is currently unclear whether this incident is related to the shooting that occurred Sunday.
On the bar's Facebook page, a post was created to thank customers for their support and to let them know Big Louie's Bar and Grill will be closed until July 6. The police department says that decision was made by ownership.
Officers said there is no threat to the public.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Crystal Police Department at 763-531-1020.