HASTINGS, Minn. (KMSP) - The man who was fatally shot by police in Hastings, Minnesota Monday evening has been identified as Keagan Johnson-Lloyd, 23, of Rochester.
Police were investigating a stabbing incident that allegedly occurred between Johnson-Lloyd and another resident in a group home around 3:40 p.m., according to the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. The victim had suffered multiple lacerations. Lloyd had already fled the scene by the time officers arrived.
Shortly before 6 p.m., Johnson-Lloyd was spotted near 15th Street West and Highway 61. Two officers responded and located the suspect walking on the 1500 block of Walnut Street.
"At one point during the encounter, an officer discharged their firearm, striking the man," the BCA said in a news release.
Lloyd died at the scene. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner determined he died of multiple gunshot wounds.
No one else was injured in the shooting. The officers involved were wearing body cameras and their squads were also equipped with dash cameras.
The BCA is investigating the officer-involved shooting. The Hastings Police Department is continuing to evaluate the stabbing incident at the group home.