Man shot dead by police at St. Louis Park apartments

The officer has been placed on leave, per standard procedure.
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A man has been shot dead by police following an incident at a St. Louis Park apartment building on Saturday evening.

The shooting happened around 6:15 p.m. at the Louisiana Court Apartments at 2760 Louisiana Avenue, according to the City of St. Louis Park.

Police were called to the scene around 6 p.m. to report of a "verbal domestic."

A man died in the ensuing shooting at the hands of a police officer. Nobody else was injured.

The shooting is now being investigated by the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office.

The officer involved in the shooting has been placed on administrative leave, per standard procedure.

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