UPDATE: Minneapolis Police Looking For Suspect In Teen’s Death
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minneapolis police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old boy.
Officers found Nehemiah Steverson lying in the grass in north Minneapolis with a gunshot wound about 2 a.m. Sunday. He was rushed to Hennepin County Medical Center where he later died of a gunshot wound to the abdomen.
Investigators canvassed the neighborhood and interviewed several people. Authorities are still looking for the shooter.
In a statement Monday, Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges offered her condolences to Steverson’s family and friends, and said she is working with police to find those responsible for his death.