Three shot – one fatally – in Minneapolis confrontation

Gunfire erupted after an altercation in the doorway of a home.
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A man is dead after a triple shooting in north Minneapolis on Sunday afternoon.

The incident happened on the 5100 block of James Avenue North around 4:15 p.m., with police arriving to find three men with gunshot wounds.

Two of them were in non-life-threatening condition but the third was gravely wounded, and died a short time after arriving at North Memorial Medical Center.

The suspect fled on foot before police arrived, with police learning an altercation happened in the doorway of a house, which ended in gunfire.

The identity of the victim and his cause of death will be released at a later date.

The shooter is not currently in custody.

Anyone with information should call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or contact police via

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