Teen shot near U of M, later dies

A young man was shot last night near the University of Minnesota, and died from his injuries shortly after.

At around 10:30 p.m. last night, Minneapolis Police responded to a report of shots being fired near the intersection of 27th Avenue SE and Delaware Avenue SE. They found the victim, whose name has not been released, lying a nearby parking lot. The victim was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center, where he died not long after.

Police found out that two separate groups had had some sort of fight before police were called. Police are asking anyone with tips to call 612-692-8477.