MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – We remember the young woman killed in the mass shooting early Sunday morning in a bar in Saint-Paul as “brilliant, joyful and united”.
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A person close to the victim identified her on Sunday as Marquisha Wiley, a beloved animal care worker. On Monday morning, the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office officially identified Wiley, 27, as the victim.
HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION UPDATE:
The Ramsey County medical examiner identified the victim shot yesterday morning as Marquisha D. Wiley, 27, of Saint Paul, Minn.
The investigation is ongoing and no further information is available at this time. Look here for updates.
– Saint-Paul Police Department (@sppdmn) October 11, 2021
The shooting began just after midnight at Seventh Street Truck Park, a short walk from the Xcel Energy Center. Fourteen other people were injured in the shooting and all are expected to survive.
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Police say three men are in custody and are also being treated for injuries at local hospitals.
Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call 651-266-5650.
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