1 dead, 1 critical after Minneapolis shooting that was live-streamed

It happened at 7th Street and Lyndale Ave. near Interstate 94.
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A shooting in Minneapolis on Sunday afternoon left one dead and another hospitalized. 

According to Minneapolis police spokesperson John Elder, police received a report of a two people shot at 2:10 p.m. at 7th Street and Lyndale Ave. N. as it crosses I-94.

Officers arrived and found one man dead and another man was transported to a local hospital by paramedics where he was being treated for critical injuries. 

Early results from an investigation indicate that two vehicles were involved in the incident, with one of them gone from the scene before police arrived. 

At the time the shooting happened, one of the victims in the car was live-streaming on Facebook, with the Star Tribune reporting the video has been shared more than 1,000 times.

A few minutes into the video, the sound of gunfire can be heard, with someone then saying that they'd been hit. 

Homicide detectives have interviewed potential witnesses and are following up on leads. 

No arrests have been made as of 5:15 p.m. Sunday. 

Anyone with information related to the incident is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). Tips are submitted anonymously and may be eligible for a reward reward. Tips can also be called in to the Minneapolis PD tip line at 612-692-8477 (TIPS). 

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