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HomeBreaking NewsParking lot shooting leaves at least 1 dead, 2 critically injured

Parking lot shooting leaves at least 1 dead, 2 critically injured

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At least one person was killed and two others were critically injured in a shooting that broke out in a Minneapolis parking lot on Wednesday night, police said.

“This is a very active and ongoing investigation, but we believe that there is at least one person who is a suspect who remains at large at this time,” Minneapolis Police Chief Brian O’Hara told reporters at a press conference late Wednesday.

According to the Minneapolis Police Department, officers were on the scene of a car crash at approximately 8:20 p.m. local time when they heard multiple gunshots a few blocks away in the McKinley neighborhood of Minnesota’s largest city. They responded and found a man and a woman, both suffering from gunshot wounds, in an SUV near the parking lot of Gold Star Foods, police said.

The man was transported to North Memorial Medical Center, where he was listed in critical condition, while the woman was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center, where she was listed in critical but stable condition, according to police.

Officers also located another man with life-threatening gunshot wounds lying on the street across from the parking lot. Despite life-saving measures, he was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner will release the victim’s identity, along with the cause and nature of his death.

Police said preliminary information indicates two men on foot approached the man and the woman seated in the parked SUV. One of the men on foot walked around the vehicle to the

At least one person was killed and two others were critically injured in a shooting that broke out in a Minneapolis parking lot on Wednesday night, police said. According to the Minneapolis Police Department, officers were on the scene of a car crash at approximately 8:20 p.m. They responded and found a man and a woman, both suffering from gunshot wounds, in an SUV near the parking lot of Gold Star Foods, police said.

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