One injured in shooting outside Walmart in Blaine

The report came in shortly after 5 a.m.
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Police in the north metro have responded to a reported shooting outside a Walmart in Blaine.

The parking lot to the Walmart Supercenter at 11505 NE. Ulysses St. was cordoned off following the shooting, which was reported at 5:15 a.m.

Blaine Police Department says officers arrived to find a man in his 30s with injuries to his ear and the top of his head.

He was taken to a local hospital with minor injuries.

Police have been interviewing witnesses and reviewing surveillance footage to determine what happened, and found two spent shell casings near the scene of the shooting.

At this stage, the suspect has not been found, though it's believed the suspect is known to the victim.

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