(Bloomington, MN) — The investigation into a shooting at an intersection of I-494 in Bloomington last night continues this morning. Officers responded to the area of 78th Street and 2nd Avenue for a report of a man with a gun. Police say after making contact with him on the bridge over I-494 near Portland Avenue, he began firing into oncoming traffic before fatally turning the gun on himself. One officer shot his gun once at the man during the incident, but no other injuries were reported from the scene.
I-494 Shooting In Bloomington Investigated
By Ashley Hanley|2021-03-19T06:55:55-05:00March 19th, 2021|
About the Author: Ashley Hanley
Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!