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15-year-old from Blaine dies days after being shot in Fridley

The victim has been identified as a boy from Blaine.

A 15-year-old boy who was shot Sunday in Fridley has died. 

The Anoka County Sheriff's Office announced Wednesday that Anthony Joseph Rouse, of Blaine, died of his injuries on Tuesday. 

Authorities believe the shooting occurred on the 6000 block of Main Street in Fridley, which is about a half mile west of Fridley High School. Police were alerted to the shooting when the boy arrived at Mercy Hospital Unity around 7:05 p.m. Sunday. 

A 17-year-old was arrested in connection to the shooting, though no charges have been filed, according to the sheriff's office. 

The case remains under investigation and no further information has been provided. 

Note: The details provided in this story are based on the law enforcement's latest version of events, and may be subject to change.

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