UPDATE: Robert Bryant Salley Jr., 18, has been arrested for 2nd degree murder and for being a felon in possession of a firearm, according to Rochester police.
Officers responded to a shooting on in the 800 block of 21st Ave SE. They found a 24 year old white male deceased in the parking lot who suffered from apparent gunshot wounds. Witnesses described a subject that was running from the area where the victim had been shot. Officers attempted lifesaving efforts on the victim, however, he was unable to be revived and was pronounced dead at the scene.
At approximately 2:51 p.m., officers located and arrested the suspect at 1618 Marion Road SE. When the suspect was arrested the handgun suspected of being used in the shooting was recovered.
The victim’s identity is not being released at this time as family notifications are still being made.
None of the subjects involved in this incident are believed to be current students at RCTC.
ROCHESTER, Minn. - One person was killed and a person of interest is in custody after a shooting Friday on the eastern side of Rochester.
Police responded to the shooting at an area near (832 21st Ave SE.) Rochester Community and Technical College where a victim was shot and a suspect was on the loose.
Just before 3 p.m., police said a person of interest was in custody.
Police said there were shots fired and believe it came from a vehicle.
Rochester police, the Minnesota State Patrol and the Olmsted County Sheriff's Office are working the investigation.