Suspect arrested in fatal shooting Friday across from U.S. Bank Stadium, victim identified

UPDATE 9:30 p.m. 01/01/23:

A 28-year-old was arrested in connection with this homicide. He was booked on probable-cause homicide but hasn’t yet been officially charged.

UPDATE 4 p.m. 01/01/23:

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner identified the victim as Jeremy Demond Ellis, 26, of Plymouth. He died of multiple gunshot wounds.

UPDATE 8:30 a.m. 12/31/22:

Homicide investigators are looking for information after a fatal shooting around 9 p.m. Friday across from U.S. Bank Stadium in downtown Minneapolis, according to the Minneapolis Police Department.

Police say Minneapolis officers and Hennepin County deputies went to a parking lot behind 601 Chicago Avenue, which is situated at the corner of South Sixth Street and Chicago Avenue, for a report of a shooting.

At the scene, responders found a man in his 20s with life-threatening gunshot wounds. The man was said to be sitting inside a running vehicle.

The man, who will be identified by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner, died at the scene.

Police have interviewed multiple people but have not made any arrests at this time. Anyone with information should call 1-800-222-8477 or submit an online tip here.

Check back for updates.


INITIAL REPORT 10:30 p.m. 12/30/22: Police are investigating a homicide Friday night near U.S. Bank Stadium in downtown Minneapolis.

According to the Minneapolis Police Department, a man was killed just before 9 p.m. at the intersection of Sixth Street and Chicago Avenue.

No information on what led to the victim’s death was immediately available.

5 EYEWITNESS NEWS has a crew at the scene and is working to confirm more details.