Skip to main content

A man has died after being found with a gunshot wound in St. Paul's Greater East Side just after midnight Tuesday.

The St. Paul Police Department said it received a report of a "man down" in a parking lot on the 1500 block of Jessamine Lane, and arrived to find the man unconscious and not breathing having been shot.

St. Paul fire medics arrived at the scene, and pronounced the man dead.

At this time, no arrests have been made and no details regarding possible suspects released.

The shooting happened on the same night a man was shot and killed by police in the nearby Dayton's Bluff neighborhood.

The man's identity will be released following autopsy by the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office.

It marks the 35th homicide in St. Paul in 2022. There were 38 homicides in total in 2021.

Anyone with information about the shooting should call police at 651-266-5650.

Next Up

Screen Shot 2023-01-29 at 1.54.31 PM

Missing: Minnesota man last seen in Sioux Falls area

Aaron Pearson, 41, was reported missing on Thursday.

Screen Shot 2023-01-27 at 7.45.44 PM

Protest for Tyre Nichols to be held outside MN Governor’s Mansion

Activists groups say they’ll call on Gov. Tim Walz and the Legislature to implement police reforms.

Pool

Minnesota pool contractor banned from industry, must pay $2 million-plus

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison filed suit against Charles Workman and his company, MN Crete Pools, LLC, in August.

Minneapolis police

St. Paul man identified as victim of north Minneapolis homicide

The shooting occurred on the 2200 block of Emerson Avenue North on Wednesday.

ambulance

Two youths seriously injured after being struck by driver in Bloomington

Police say the boy is in a critical condition, while the girl has severe injuries.

Rosedale Center

Two men sentenced for carjacking in Rosedale Center parking lot

Leon Kismit Bell, 49, and Jack Mitchell Piche, 23, were sentenced in U.S. District Court on Jan. 20.

Screen Shot 2023-01-27 at 3.59.30 PM

Police identify White Bear Lake officer shot while serving warrant

The officer is a six-year veteran of the department.

abortion, planned parenthood

Minnesota Senate passes bill codifying abortion into state law

Having already passed in the House, it will now be sent to Gov. Tim Walz for signing into law.

Screen Shot 2023-01-27 at 7.45.44 PM

Tyre Nichols: Initial police version of events bear similarities to George Floyd killing

Memphis PD said Nichols complained of 'shortness of breath' following 'confrontations' with police, who in reality violently beat him.

Related

Screen Shot 2022-04-26 at 4.41.13 AM

Shooting leaves man dead in Dayton's Bluff, St. Paul

A man in his 30s was found lying in a street.

police tape, crime scene

Man dies after shooting in St. Paul's East Side

It's the second fatal shooting on the East Side in a week.

Screen Shot 2022-12-21 at 3.01.53 PM

Man dies after shooting on Nicollet Avenue in Minneapolis

The shooting was reported in south Minneapolis Wednesday afternoon.

Screen Shot 2022-11-02 at 5.53.24 AM

One dead after shooting outside home in St. Paul

A 911 caller reported 'people with guns' outside their home Tuesday night.

Screen Shot 2022-12-31 at 7.22.56 AM

Man dies in shooting near U.S. Bank Stadium

The shooting was reported at 9 p.m. Friday.

image

Suspect arrested after man and dog shot on St. Paul's East Side

The shooting happened around 12:45 p.m. Tuesday.