Justin Jackson stabbed to death in south Minneapolis

Justin Jackson has been identified as the victim of a fatal stabbing on Friday night that left two other men injured, including the suspected killer.

Jackson was found on the 3700 block of Chicago Avenue around 7 p.m. on Friday. He was alive when police reached the scene, but died later that night.

Another man, who has not been identified, was taken to HCMC with stab wounds resulting from the same incident.

Another man was found near the scene with head injuries. That man, whom police have not identified, was also taken to HCMC. Both the survivor and the suspect were in surgery as of Friday night.
Jackson was identified as the homicide victim by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner.

Police were still trying to determine what caused the incident that left Jackson dead, and are taking any information about the incident on the TIPS phone line, at 612-692-8477.

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Previous 2011 Minneapolis Homicides:

Krissy Bates, 45, was strangled, stabbed, and beaten to death on January 11 in her apartment at 1302 Linden Ave. Arnold Darwin Waukazo, her boyfriend, has been charged with murdering Bates, who was transgender.

Stanley Curtis Rogers, 58, was shot dead on the night of January 21 in what police describe as a robbery gone bad in an alley behind 3656 Clinton Ave. S. Ladell James Antone Johnson, 18, has been charged with his murder.

Jeremee Jon Kraskey, 32, died of multiple gunshot wounds early Saturday morning, February 26. Police found his body in the back yard of a home at 3520 14th Ave. S. near Powderhorn Park.

Stephanie Smith, 21, was shot and killed the night of March 28 as she was riding in a car on Park Avenue South with another man. Someone opened fire from another vehicle, and then sped away. There have been no arrests yet in the case.

Benjamin Van Handel, 23, a U of M student out late with friends in Dinkytown, was intentionally run over early in the morning on April 15. He died of his injuries April 21. Timothy Ayman Bakdash, 29, is charged with his murder.

Tomika Swoope, 19, was shot on April 25 in a suspected drive-by on Columbus Avenue South, near her home. Witnesses think she was mistaken for being a gang member. She died April 28 at Hennepin County Medical Center.

Keontrell Govan, 18, died the day after he was found shot in the alley behind the Church of St. Bridget in north Minneapolis on May 4. Ishmael Rashad Moore and Dashaunta D'Mar Gomez, both 17, have been charged with second degree murder in the case.

Kristopher Miller, 27, a popular staffer at North High School, was found shot dead in front of his home on May 11. Derrick Griffin, an associate pastor at the North Side's True Vine Missionary Baptist Church, has been charged with the murder

Edward Trondell Baker, 24, was shot early in the morning on May 24 in the 5700 block of Sander Avenue, just a few blocks north of Highway 62 and the perimeter of Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport. He died of multiple gunshot wounds.

Guled Hashi Mohamed, 25, was shot late the night of May 29 while sitting in his car outside a restaurant on Nicollet Avenue South at Groveland Avenue. He died two days later. Biyamin Beiti Omar, 28 has been charged with his murder.

Dean Schmitz, 47, was stabbed to death early in the morning of June 5 near the intersection of 29th Street East and 27th Avenue South. Chrishaun Reed McDonald, 23, has been charged with second-degree murder in the case.

David Raisch-Day, 18, a teen from Cass Lake, died the night of July 7 when he took a bullet to the head in the 2700 block of Longfellow Avenue South.

Darrell Fisher, 22, died June 13 after he was shot on Humboldt Avenue and found dead in a nearby alley. Christopher Tarrell Clark has been charged with his murder.

Shea Stremcha, 25, was shot to death on July 20 after he confronted two burglars in his home. Robert Shelby and Semaj Williams have been charged with first-degree murder.