Teen Shot, Killed After Confrontation in North Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Authorities say a 17-year-old boy was shot and killed in north Minneapolis.
Minneapolis police said in a release that officers were in the area at about 2:25 a.m. Sunday when they heard the sound of multiple gunshots.
Officers eventually found the teen suffering from a gunshot wound and attempted life-saving measures before they were relieved by paramedics.
The boy died later at a local hospital.
Police say they believe the teen was involved in a confrontation that escalated into the shooting. Others who may have been involved fled the scene before officers arrived.