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Police investigating after shooting leaves one dead, another in 'critical' condition

The shooting occurred near Minneapolis' McKinley neighborhood around 5 p.m. Saturday. Police say no one is in custody.
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MINNEAPOLIS — Minneapolis Police Department now says a man is dead and a woman is in "critical" condition following a shooting near Minneapolis' McKinley neighborhood Saturday.

Police arrived on scene and located the two individuals suffering from gunshot wounds on the 3700 block of North 6th Street around 5:30 p.m.

Police say both victims were taken to North Memorial Medical Center. 

Authorities notified KARE 11 Saturday night that the male victim involved in the shooting had since died from his wounds, while the female victim is still being treated for her wounds in "critical" condition. 

The man was identified by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office as 45-year-old Dillon Farkon Howard of Brooklyn Park. The cause of death was multiple gunshot wounds and the manner of death was homicide, the medical examiner said.

This remains an active investigation. Police say no one is in custody, and no further information has been released at this time.