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Man dies after shooting at Twin Cities outlet mall

Investigators believe the shooter left in a vehicle, crashed nearby and fled on foot.

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ST. PAUL -- Eagan police are investigating a homicide that happened this weekend near the outlet mall on Silverbell Road.

One man is dead following a shooting that was reported shortly before 7 p.m. Saturday. Police responded to the 1900 block of Silver Bell Road to find Faisal A. Abukar, 33, of Eagan, suffering from a gunshot wound.

He was transported to the hospital where he died the following day, according to police.

Investigators believe the shooter left in a vehicle, crashed nearby and fled on foot. Police located a suspect and recovered a weapon, but have not confirmed if he was the shooter or if he has been arrested.

Police said they do not believe the public is in any further danger.

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Eagan is about 15 miles south of St. Paul.

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