Man dies after shooting in Minneapolis' Hawthorne neighborhood
MINNEAPOLIS (FOX 9) - Police are investigating after a man died of his injuries in a shooting Saturday night in north Minneapolis.
According to police, at 8:20 p.m., an officer was working off duty in the area of the 2000 block of Aldrich Avenue North when the sound of a shot fired was aired. While the officer was enroute, someone called 911 to report a person was shot.
At the scene, witnesses told police the victim had been transported to the hospital by a private vehicle. Officials say the victim - a man in his 20s - was shot outside and brought to the hospital with serious injuries. He later died at the hospital.
No arrests have been made.
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