Deadly shooting in Cedar-Riverside neighborhood

Minneapolis police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened late Sunday night in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood. 911 callers reported the shooting just after 10:45 p.m. on the 400 block of Cedar Avenue S.

The victim was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center, where he died a short time later. No arrests have been made and this does not appear to be a random incident.

Somali community leaders identified the victim as 24-year-old Ali Magan, who came to the United States when he was 4 years old. 

Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or send an anonymous tip to CRIMES (274637) and begin message with: TIP674 or call the MPD tip line at 612-692-TIPS (8477). The case number is 15-207752.

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