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Lakeville police are investigating a suspected homicide in the parking lot of the Amazon Fulfillment Center – Twin Cities

Lakeville police are investigating a suspected homicide in the parking lot of the Amazon Fulfillment Center – Twin Cities

Detectives are investigating a suspected homicide after a man was found shot to death in the parking lot of the Amazon Fulfillment Center in Lakeville early Saturday morning.

According to the Lakeville Police Department, police were called to the parking lot at 9800 217th Street West shortly after 4 a.m. for reports of an altercation.

When officers arrived, they found a man in the parking lot who appeared to have been shot. Emergency responders attempted life-saving measures, but the man was later pronounced dead.

A 24-year-old man was arrested near the man and remains in custody. Investigators say it appears the altercation was limited to the two men and they are trying to determine the relationship between the two men, what led up to the incident and the pair’s connection to the case. A firearm was found at the scene.

The Hennepin County Coroner’s Office will release the victim’s name, cause and cause of death. The death is still under investigation.