(Update 9:25 a.m. Friday) – Authorities have identified a man shot and killed in an overnight shooting on Edmond St.
Capt. Jeff Wilson said 27-year-old Anthony C. Minor Jr. has been identified as the shooting victim who was killed in the incident.
Wilson said officers responded to 2010 Edmond St. around 11:23 p.m. Thursday in reference to a shooting call. After they arrived, officers found Minor with a gunshot wound laying on the sidewalk in front of the residence. Officers along with EMS personnel performed CPR on Minor but were unsuccessful. Minor was pronounced dead at the scene.
A 24-year-old man was arrest at the scene. Wilson said as of 9:24 a.m. Friday no charges have been filed at that time and the investigation is ongoing.
According to Sgt. Steve McClintick with the St. Joseph Police Department, officers responded to a call of a possible house break-in at 11:23 p.m. Thursday. When officers arrived, they found a man outside the residence in his late 20s had suffered a single gunshot wound to the stomach. Officer’s life-saving efforts were unsuccessful.
McClintick said the shooter, a man in his mid to late 20s who lived at the residence was taken into custody.
McClintick said it appears some kind of argument lead up to the shooting but the incident is still under investigation.