One dead, one in custody after the third overnight murder in Minneapolisa

Minneapolis authorities are investigating a third murder early Saturday morning, according to Metro Transit Police.

Metro Transit Police say officers broke into a brawl around 2 a.m. near South Fifth Street and Hennepin Avenue. The officers said they saw a man shoot another man. The police responded by shooting the suspect in the leg.

The victim who was shot by the suspect was transported to Hennepin County Medical Center, where we died from his injuries.

The suspect was also taken to the HCMC and treated for his injuries. He was then taken to Hennepin County Jail, where he is awaiting charge.

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