Two injured in shooting on Nicollet

A bystander was hit by gunfire during a fight around 1 a.m. Saturday at Asian Tastes, 1400 Nicollet Ave. S.

A group of males starting arguing in the restaurant and a single shot was fired, according to Minneapolis police. A male customer — not involved in the argument — was shot in the leg and suffered a non-life threatening injury.

The men then moved outside and continued fighting and shooting at one another. The suspects fled the scene when officers arrived. Police recovered a handgun.

Later another person showed up HCMC with a non-life threatening gunshot wound to the torso, according to police.

MPD spokesman John Elder said police are following up on information gathered at scene, including interviews and physical evidence.

Police are asking anyone with information about the shooting to call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).