The Hennepin County Medical Examiner has identified the murdered man found in a south Minneapolis alley as a 24-year-old Minneapolis man.
Derek Allen Holt died of a gunshot wound to the head at 11:05 a.m. Friday, according to the medical examiner. He died at 3912 Blaisdell Ave. S.
Officers went to the alley Friday in response to a report of a man with a head injury. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
The medical examiner has determined that the death is a homicide. The Minneapolis Police Departmentand the medical examiner continue their investigations.
Anyone with any information about this case is asked to send a text to 847 411 (tip 411), enter MPD and the tip or call the tipline at 612-692-TIPS (8477). All texts are anonymous.