Shooting leaves 2 seriously injured

Police are investigating after a Friday afternoon shooting in Minneapolis left two seriously injured. (FOX 9)

Police are investigating after a Friday afternoon shooting in Minneapolis left two men seriously injured.

The Minneapolis Police Department said officers responded to a shooting around 4:10 p.m. in a parking lot near Cedar Avenue and 4th Street. Initial investigations indicate that the two vehicles were in the parking lot at the time of the shooting and that shots were fired from one vehicle to the other. The vehicles fled shortly thereafter.

Police said they found a man who had been shot, who was treated at the scene and taken to hospital. While officers were still at the scene, they were told that another man who had been shot had been taken to hospital.

Investigators at the scene of the 1500 block of South 4th Street after a shooting Friday afternoon. (FOX 9)

Both men were injured with “life-threatening gunshot wounds”, according to the MPD.

“Investigators are working to determine how the two injured persons are related to the shooting and whether they were occupants of either of the vehicles involved,” wrote Garrett Parten, spokesman for the police department.

No arrests have yet been made.

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