Minneapolis Shooting - One dead, eleven injured
At least one man was killed and 11 injured in a shooting incident in the US city of Minneapolis, police said Sunday.
"12 people have suffered gunshot wounds in an incident on 2900 block of Hennepin S. 1 adult male died and 11 have no -life-threatening wounds," police tweeted.
According to reports, the shooting happened in a commercial district, close to Landmark's Upton Theater and several bars and restaurants.
No one was in custody in connection with the shooting as of 4 a.m., according to a police release that said preliminary investigation indicated that “individuals on foot” started shooting around 12:30 a.m. and later fled the scene.
The site is located about three miles west of the shopping area in Minneapolis affected by the riots that erupted after the death of African-American George Floyd in police custody on 25 May.
Minnesota authorities reopened bars and restaurants, with limited service, on 1 June.