Authorities investigating fatal shooting in Coon Rapids

Authorities investigating fatal shooting in Coon Rapids Photo: KSTP-TV.

Updated: November 23, 2020 09:20 PM
Created: November 23, 2020 05:42 PM

Authorities say a man was arrested following a fatal shooting that occurred in Coon Rapids Monday. 

According to the Anoka County Sheriff's Office, the shooting happened in the parking lot of Cub Foods on the 2000 block of Northdale Boulevard just after 4:30 p.m.

When officers arrived, they found a man with injuries lying in the parking lot. The sheriff's office said life-saving efforts were performed, however, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene. 

According to the sheriff's office, a man was arrested near the scene and taken to Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids with minor injuries. 

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