Minneapolis police investigating two homicides

Published 4:21 pm Friday, January 22, 2021

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MINNEAPOLIS — Minneapolis police are investigating two homicides that happened on the city’s North Side about six hours apart.

A man was found stabbed inside a residence about 4 a.m. Friday, according to police. First responders took the man to North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale where he later died.

Police spokesman John Elder said no arrests have been made. The man has not been identified.

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About 6 hours earlier, police responded to a call about a shooting inside a home. When officer arrived about 10 p.m. they found a man suffering from what appeared to be a gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, Elder said.