1 Dead, 6 Injured in Shooting at Minneapolis Backyard Punk Show

    One person is dead and at least six were injured in a shooting at a Minneapolis punk show on Friday night, The Associated Press reports. Police responded to the shooting, which occurred at the DIY venue Nudieland, after two suspects walked up an alley and opened fire in the backyward. Of the six people transported to the hospital with to be treated with gunshhot wounds, one man’s were “potentially life-threatening,” as Fox 9 reports.

    “We believe the shooting was targeted,” Minneapolis Police Chief Brian O’Hara said at a press conference. “And we have two males that fled north down through the alleyway after the shooting.”

    A GoFundMe identified the man who died as August Golden and was organized by Sanam Sadeghi to raise money for August’s partner. A second GoFundMe has also been launched to support the victims of the attack.

    Konstantinos Pappis
    Konstantinos Pappis
    Konstantinos Pappis is a writer, journalist, and music editor at Our Culture. His work has also appeared in Pitchfork, GIGsoup, and other publications. He currently lives in Athens, Greece.

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