Press Release: Robbery Involving Firearm

For Release: Immediately

Hopkins, MN – The Hopkins Police Department responded Nov. 14 to the 700 block of 8th Ave. S. on the report of “shots heard.” Upon arriving in the area, police located a victim who informed officers he had been the victim of a robbery and also had been shot at. The victim had injuries, however, they were not cause by a gunshot.

The preliminary investigation indicates the incident took place at Valley Park (700 8th St. S.). The investigation is currently active and ongoing. Four adult males have been booked into the Hennepin County Jail pending charges.

Anyone with information regarding the invident should call 911 or Hopkins Police Dispatch at 952-258-5323.

Other agencies assisting wtih the incident include the Edina and Minnetonka police departments, the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office and Hennepin Emeregency Medical Services.






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