Skip to main content

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

It happened at 7th Street and Lyndale Ave. near Interstate 94.
Screen Shot 2019-03-31 at 6.16.18 PM

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). 

Next Up

UgstadRoadJunction

Charges: Teen speeding before crash that killed mother, injured her son

The teenager was driving at speeds between 72-89 mph at the time of the crash.

Northland Vapor in Moorhead, Minn.

Northland Vapor calls St. Paul regulators 'overzealous' in lawsuit over THC sales

The small Minnesota business said the lawsuit was "misleading" and "shameful."

image

Excelsior chocolate shop ransacked by thieves to reopen

Truffle Hill will reopen to the public on Friday.

https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/OPA/newsreleases/2022/11/SOLWHDPSSI%20FILINGS.pdf

Company agrees to changes after child workers found in MN meat plants

An investigation found children ages 13-17 working hazardous jobs at the plants.

soda-g7792ca8e9_1280

Drinks can company to lay off almost 100 workers, close St. Paul plant

State authorities were informed of the impending closure.

MinceyMug

Suspect in Minneapolis bar killing charged with weapons crime

The suspect has not been charged with murder in the case as of Wednesday.

snow, blowing snow

A monster storm is coming next week: What will happen?

What we know with high confidence at this point is that there will be a monster storm in the central U.S. by the early and middle part of next week.

police lights

Boy safe after kidnapping by non-custodial parent in Mankato

The search prompted the temporary shutdown of I-35 Tuesday night.

Mugshots

11 face charges after being found 'exploring' Fridley sewer system

A 911 caller reported seeing a group removing a manhole cover Monday night.

Related

1 dead in shooting on Minneapolis' south side

It happened 3 blocks north of Lake Street and 3 blocks west of Cedar Ave.

Minneapolis police

1 dead following crash, fight in Minneapolis

The crash happened at 22nd St. W. and Lyndale Ave. S.

1 dead, 1 injured after gunfire erupts south of Augsburg University

The shooting happened two blocks from Augsburg, near the south side of I-94.

1 dead after overnight shooting in north Minneapolis

The victim's full identity has not been released.

1 dead in overnight shooting in north Minneapolis

It happened in the 1500 block of Plymouth Ave. N.

police tape, crime scene

1 dead, 1 injured in Minneapolis shooting, city's 39th homicide this year

Police were treating one victim when another victim was found nearby.

Man shot, killed overnight in downtown Minneapolis

It happened near the 300 block of 1st Ave. N.

1 dead following shooting near Lyn-Lake neighborhood

The shooting happened just before 11 p.m. Thursday.