21-year-old shot, killed near 22nd & Lyndale

A 21-year-old Brooklyn Park man was shot and killed on Nov. 5 during a fight near 22nd & Lyndale, police say. 

Police said they found the man, identified as Mohamed Khadar Hayir of Brooklyn Park, in grave condition on the ground outside a business around 3 a.m.; the parking lot of the Speedway gas station was later roped off with police tape.

Hayir was treated by paramedics and taken to Hennepin County Medical Center, where he died at 3:38 a.m. of multiple gunshot wounds.

The death is being investigated as a homicide, and 5th Precinct Inspector Amelia Huffman has told the local neighborhood organization that witnesses have been cooperative and progress is being made in the investigation.

Police say there is evidence that Hayir knew his shooter. 

No suspect is in custody. 

There were 12 gunshot victims in Southwest Minneapolis between the beginning of July and the end of October, up from an average of five over the past decade.