- Associated Press - Tuesday, November 8, 2016

BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP) - Authorities are investigating what prompted a shooting inside a discount store in Burnsville that left one person dead and another injured.

The shooting at the Dollar Tree store in a Burnsville shopping area happened over the noon hour Monday. One victim died Monday evening and the other was hospitalized in unknown condition. Both were males.

Police arrested a suspect without incident a few blocks away. Police Chief Eric Gieseke called the shooting “tragic and senseless.”

Dollar Tree employees declined to talk about the incident.

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