St. Paul Police: shooting injures man and family dog

Police in St. Paul are investigating a shooting that happened Tuesday afternoon in the 1300 block of White Bear Avenue.

Around 12:45 p.m., officers responded to a scene where a man was reported to be shot.

First responders located an adult male and a dog suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.

The man was taken to a hospital by Saint Paul Fire Medics where he is being treated for his injuries. Police say he is expected to survive.

The canine victim was taken to a nearby animal hospital for treatment and is expected to survive.

Officers located and arrested a suspect who had fled the scene.

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