Victim of fatal Minneapolis stabbing identified
The 19-year-old who died after a stabbing in Minneapolis Saturday night has been identified.
The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the victim as Abdirisaq Muhudin Namhani, of Minneapolis.
Minneapolis police said officers responded to a report of a stabbing around 7:45 p.m. in a park area near Fourth Avenue North and Van White Memorial Boulevard. When they arrived, officers found Namhani suffering from a stab wound and not breathing.
Officers attempted lifesaving measures and Namhani was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Police said an initial investigation indicated a physical altercation between two acquaintances led to the stabbing.
No arrests had been announced as of Monday morning.