Police: 8 people shot in separate Minneapolis incidents Monday afternoon

This is the latest in a string of shootings in Minneapolis in the past few days.
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Eight people were shot in separate incidents in North Minneapolis Monday afternoon, according to police. 

Police responded to the 600 block of West Broadway around 4:09 p.m., where they found four victims. 

The victims were transported to local hospitals. Their conditions are not known at of 4:30 p.m. 

"Investigators are on their way to the scene to ascertain what led up to the shooting," police spokesperson John Elder told BMTN

The incident happened around 2 hours after a separate shooting on Morgan Avenue, where four people were shot, one critically.

This comes as Minneapolis has experienced a rash of gun violence in recent days. A 17-year-old boy was fatally shot Sunday night, less than 24 hours after gunmen injured 11 in an Uptown shooting.

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