July 18, 2018 10:32 AM
The Midwest Medical Examiner's Office classified the death of the Chanhassen teen shot by Carver County deputies as a homicide, a term the medical examiner uses to describe any death caused by the intentional actions of another person or persons.
The medical examiner's report confirmed 16-year-old Archer Amorosi died of multiple gunshot wounds Friday morning.
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According to the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, deputies were called to the 6400 block of Oriole Avenue Friday morning after a woman reported her son was suicidal and threatening her with knives and a baseball bat.
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On Friday, a family friend confirmed the teen that was shot was Amorosi.
Both deputies involved have been placed on standard administrative leave.
Updated: July 18, 2018 10:32 AM
Created: July 15, 2018 10:06 AM
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