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St. Cloud police: Man killed in an apparent random shooting

June 20, 2021 GMT

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — St. Cloud police say a man was shot and killed early Sunday in an apparent random act.

Police received a report at 6:16 a.m. that a man was shot while standing inside the door of a Sc. Cloud residence. The man was taken to a local hospital where he later died.

Less than an hour later, police received a call that a man was carrying a handgun while walking. The man was arrested without incident. Police said he admitted to shooting the victim.

Police said it’s believed there were no connections between the suspect and victim or to the neighborhood where the shooting occured. The suspect is from Duluth.