Burnsville, Minn. – Investigating a shooting with another police officer in the Minneapolis area. On Sunday afternoon, city officials said There is Burnsville They were investigating the shooting death of a carjacking suspect.
At about 3:00 pm, officers found a car with stolen plates in Burnsville, 10 miles south of Minneapolis. The suspect later crashed the car. Police reported that the suspect, identified only as a white man in his 20s, later arrested a woman with a firearm.
According to a police statement, the second car was shot at while officers were chasing the suspect. The man continued to shoot at police officers, and several officers exchanged gunfire.
The Minnesota Bureau of Investigation, which is conducting the investigation, said all the officers involved were wearing body cameras at the time.
The shooting comes a day before the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Shawvin in the wake of the trial of George Floyd. On the outskirts of Minneapolis, a 20-year-old man was shot dead by police in the Brooklyn Center after a week-long night of protests.