19-year-old fatally shot at Coon Rapids Cub Foods parking lot; 1 in custody

A man has been arrested in connection to the shooting.

A man has been arrested in connection to a fatal shooting in the parking lot of Cub Foods in Coon Rapids on Sunday. 

According to the Anoka County Sheriff's Office, Coon Rapids police responded to the grocery store at 2050 Northdale Blvd. NW at 4:37 p.m., where they found the victim lying in the parking lot. 

First responders performed life-saving measures, but the man was declared dead. 

Nearby, police arrested a man. He was transported to Mercy Hospital with minor injuries. An update Monday morning from the Anoka County Sheriff's Office says man arrested is a 19-year-old from Andover, who has yet to be formally charged in connection to the incident. 

The victim has been identified as Staveonte El Brown, 19, of Coon Rapids. 

The sheriff's office says there is not risk to the general public and the incident remains under investigation. 

The latest forecast from Novak Weather

Next Up

Jaden McDaniels

Wolves lose to Magic on Cole Anthony's buzzer-beater

The Wolves blew a 20-point lead as the Magic defeated the Timberwolves on Wednesday night.

J.A. Happ

Twins sign veteran J.A. Happ to add to the rotation

The left-hander will get a one-year, $8 million deal from the Twins.

storm the capitol rally st. paul minnesota state capitol

BCA finds 'no criminal wrongdoing' among those at 'Storm the Capitol' rally

Inflammatory comments were made by speakers, but no charges will be brought.

Screen Shot 2021-01-18 at 12.27.04 PM

Man's vehicles crushed by hit-and-run driver weren't fully insured

The goal is to raise $25,000 to help the south Minneapolis resident.

Joe Biden

Key points from Joe Biden's first speech as POTUS

The 46th president called for unity at a time America is facing huge challenges.

coronavirus, covid-19

Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Wednesday, January 20

The 111 ICU patients is the fewest in Minnesota since there were 109 COVID patients in intensive care on Oct. 1.


Here's what Amy Klobuchar said at Joe Biden's inauguration

The Minnesota senator was one of the leader organizers of the inauguration.

covid-19, vaccine

All of this week's COVID vaccine pilot program appointments are filled

Nearly 6,000 Minnesotans who are 65 and older registered for appointments between noon Tuesday and Wednesday morning.

Lane kueng thao chauvin

Osterholm affidavit ahead of George Floyd trial warns of COVID worsening in March

Prosecutors want to delay the Chauvin trial due to a public health threat.