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4 people shot in unrelated shootings Sunday morning

The Star Tribune reported that two shootings in Minneapolis that wounded four people Sunday are unrelated, police said.

Two men and a woman, had non-life-threatening wounds when they were shot about 1:35 a.m. Sunday in east Minneapolis near E. 21st St., said Minneapolis police spokesman Sgt. William Palmer. The motive is still unknown, but it was not a random shooting, he said.

The victims, all 19-years-old, were treated at Hennepin County Medical Center.

A separate shooting occurred around 1:25 a.m. at 27th Avenue SE. and Delaware Street, near University of Minnesota campus. A 20-year-old woman had non-life-threatening injuries from the shooting, according to a police report.

Police were called to the area assisnt the crowd control when unknown suspects fired several shots, injuring the victim, the report said. The shootings are all still under investigation.