Man found in Kingfield alley shot to death

Medical examiner rules death a homicide

The man found dead Nov. 22 in a Kingfield alley was a victim of homicide, the Hennepin County Medical Examiner reported.
Derek Allen Holt, 24, of Minneapolis, died of a gunshot wound to the head. The medical examiner’s report lists a Longfellow neighborhood home address for Holt.
Holt’s body was found in an alley on the 100 block of West 39th Street between Blaisdell and Pillsbury avenues around 11 a.m.
Minneapolis Police continue to investigate the death. They had not released any information on possible suspects in the murder investigation as of Monday morning.