Saturday, June 24, 2006


It appears the Minneapolis body count hit #29 Friday night with the latest shooting/homicide, as reported by KARE 11 News: "Deadly shooting in north Minnapolis".

The Minneapolis Police Department is investigating an apparent homicide that occured [sic] Friday evening.

Officers responded to the scene of a minor traffic accident at 29th Avenue and Lyndale Avenue North. Upon arrival, they discovered that the driver of one of the vehicles had been the vitim [sic] of a shooting. The adult male was transported by ambulance to North Memorial Hospital where he later died. A crime scene was located at 31st and Aldrich Avenue North.

Officers believe the victim drove from that location and crashed his vehicle into a parked car a short time later. There is no suspect information at this time and the name of the victim has not been released.
The Minneapolis Quagmire continues.

[Photo courtesy KARE 11 News]