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Man dies after being found shot in vehicle in St. Paul

It marks the 17th homicide in St. Paul this year.

A man died after being shot in a vehicle in St. Paul's Como Park neighborhood early Monday. 

The St. Paul Police Department says officers responded at 12:45 a.m. to the 1000 block of Larpenteur Avenue for "multiple" reports of shots fired. 

When police arrived, they found an unresponsive man in a vehicle. He had an apparent gunshot wound. 

Officers rendered aid and when paramedics arrived, they pronounced him dead at the scene. He has not yet been identified. 

No one has been arrested in connection to the man's death, which marks the 17th homicide in St. Paul this year. 

Investigators with the homicide unit are working to identify possible witnesses so they can determine who shot the man. Investigators are also looking at nearby surveillance cameras. 

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call 651-266-5650.

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