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Shooting victim dies

Police are investigating Winnipeg’s 10th homicide of the year after a man was fatally shot in the downtown area Friday.

Just before 6:30 pm Friday, police responded to Young Street and Portage Avenue for reports of shots being fired.

Around the same time a 20 year old man showed up at hospital suffering from a gun shot wound in the upper body.

He was listed in critical condition, however died of his injuries early this Saturday morning.

Police believe a number of people were involved in a confrontation that ended with a firearm going off.

The homicide unit is investigating and officers are interviewing a number of people.

However no arrested have been made.

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