Teen 'gravely injured' in Minneapolis shooting

A teenage boy was gravely injured in a shooting Tuesday night in Minneapolis.

According to police, around 9:20 p.m. Tuesday, police received a Shot Spotter activation on the 1800 block of Lowry Avenue North. While en route, officers were told a person had been shot.

When they arrived, police rendered aid to the teen, who suffered a gunshot wound. He was transported to the hospital with "grave injuries."

Police spoke to several people in the area who may have heard or seen something. Anyone with information is encouraged to call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Tips may also be provided electronically at www.CrimeStoppersMN.org.  All Tips are anonymous and persons providing information leading to an arrest may be eligible for a financial reward.