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Bruce Gordon, Director of Communications
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Jill Oliveira  651-793-2726
jill.oliveira@state.mn.us
 
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 19, 2017
BCA Investigating Minneapolis Officer Involved Shooting

​ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) has identified the person injured during an officer involved shooting incident that happened on Tuesday afternoon at Minneapolis City Hall. Marcus Fischer, 18, of Minneapolis is being treated for his injuries at Hennepin County Medical Center.

The BCA is in the process of conducting interviews with officers who were either involved in or who witnessed the incident. The BCA will provide additional information about the incident, including the names of the officers who fired their weapons, once those interviews are complete. Several interviews have already taken place. Attorneys representing the remaining officers have indicated they will make their clients available later this week.

This remains an active and ongoing investigation.

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