Library shooting suspect turns self in

Police say 23-year-old Timothy Harper, wanted in connection with a June shooting at the Franklin Avenue Minneapolis library, has turned himself in. A 42-year-old immigrant homeless man was brushing his teeth inside the library restroom when he was shot, and he was left paralyzed.
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Police say 23-year-old Timothy Harper, wanted in connection with a June shooting at the Franklin Avenue Minneapolis library, has turned himself in. A 42-year-old immigrant homeless man was brushing his teeth inside the library restroom when he was shot, and he was left paralyzed.

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