Shooting at Arcade and Case leaves one dead

One man is dead after being shot in the chest at the intersection of Arcade Street and Case Avenue.

Police reported to the scene at 12:08 p.m. Wednesday, June 25 and found a man with a gunshot wound in his chest.

Firefighters and paramedics treated the victim on the scene, then transported him to Regions Hospital, where he died from the wound.

Police are working with the Ramsey County medical examiner's office to determine the identity of the victim.

Officers believe this was not a random incident and said there was not an imminent threat to public safety.

Investigators are looking into the matter to find out what happened moments before the incident took place. They are asking for the public's help, especially from individuals who may have witnessed the shooting.

Police encourage anyone with information to call the St. Paul police homicide unit at 651-266-5650.

-- Patrick Larkin


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