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4 shot near Minneapolis nightclub

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Jun 26, 2012 at 7:11 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Four people are recovering from gunshot wounds following a shooting outside a popular nightclub in downtown Minneapolis.
 
Police say the injured include one of the gunmen who was shot by an officer following a chase. Authorities say the shooting happened outside the Gay 90s club about 2 a.m. Monday. Three people were hit and two suspects fled the scene.

KARE-TV reports a chase ensued and an officer shot one of the suspects after being threatened. A second suspect was taken into custody at a different location. Authorities say none of the wounds are life-threatening.
 
The officer was placed on standard three-day administrative leave.
 
Police say there is no indication the shooting was random.

 

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